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1 Hook - Transformation Song Video
Students will watch the introductory video as a "bell ringer" at the start of class. (1:1 MacBook)
Bell Work: Watch this short video reviewing transformations.
2 Direct Instruction: Review of 4 Types of Transformations
Quickly review the 4 types of transformations:
- Dilation (enlargement and reduction)
Use transparency paper so that students can manipulate the shapes.
3 Guided Practice: Shape Mods/MathPlayground
- The teacher will briefly demonstrate the "Shape Mods" activity on the Math Playground website.
- Students will work either individually or in pairs to work through as many levels of the activity as possible in the time allowed. (1:1 MacBook)
Work through as many levels of "Shape Mods" as possible.
4 Independent Practice: Check for Understanding
A short assignment (8 questions) will be given at the end of class to assess individual student understanding.
Complete the 8 question assignment.
5 Wrap Up: Videos
Optional YouTube videos can be used as further review as needed. (1:1 MacBook)
Are you still confused about translations, reflections, rotations and dilations? Watch these videos for additional review.