Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans
Are you looking for no-prep lessons and activities to teach transformations? Look no further! These Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans provide everything you need to teach translations, reflections, and rotations! Save time planning and your students will love completing the hands-on activities found in this unit.
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What will students learn through these detailed lesson plans?
6 Detailed lesson plans are included to help students learn and practice the following skills–
- Apply transformations to polygons in order to determine congruence.
- Recognize that translations, reflections, and rotations preserve congruency.
- Identify the image of a polygon resulting from a single transformation (translation, reflection, or rotation).
- Investigate and describe the results of combining and subdividing polygons.
- Compare and contrast the characteristics of a given polygon that has been subdivided with the characteristics of the resulting parts.
What comes in these Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans?
You will find the following included in this math unit–
- 6 Detailed Lesson Plans
- 17 Worksheets
- 8 Task Cards
- 5 Exit Tickets
- 4 Anchor Charts
- 4 Games
- 2 Sorts/Foldables
- Final Test
- Word Wall Cards
- Digital Activities for Google Slides
- Answer Keys
Are digital resources included?
Some worksheets, the quiz, and the test within these Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans are also included in a digital format and can be shared with students using your Google Drive.
When you purchase this product, you will be given access to a link that will allow you to open the file in Google Slides. You’ll then share that file with your students. The slides can be printed and adapted for students who prefer to answer the questions by hand. You can also view and print a student’s completed version of the slides.
What standards are covered?
These Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans are specifically created to align with Virginia math SOL 5.14 although the lessons and activities closely align with most math standards related to translations, reflections, and rotations.
Don’t Miss Out!
These Geometric Transformations Lesson Plans require minimal prep work and are easy to implement whether teaching in-person or virtually. Students will also enjoy learning about transformations as they play games, complete hands-on activities, and relate transformations to real-world examples.
More Math Resources:
- Transformations Task Cards
- Transformations Activities for Google Slides
- 5th Grade Math Task Cards Bundle
- 5th Grade Math Activities for Google Slides
- 5th Grade Math Parent Study Guides
- 5th Grade Math Interactive Notes
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