6.G.A.3

Draw polygons in the coordinate plane given coordinates for the vertices; use coordinates to find the length of a side joining points with the same first coordinate or the same second coordinate. Apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

 
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Graphing Integers on the Coordinate Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Each point on a coordinate grid can be described with a pair of coordinate values (x, y) that describe the horizontal (x) and vertical (y) distance from the origin.

 
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Area of Shapes on the Coordinate Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Geometric figures such as squares, rectangles, trapezoids, triangles and parallelograms can be drawn using points that represent the vertices of the shapes on the coordinate plane.

 
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Polygons on the Coordinate Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

A polygon is made up of line segments that connect the shape’s vertices. The vertices can be identified as unique points on a grid.

 
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Shapes on the Coordinate Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
6th Grade Math » Unit: Coordinate Plane
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

A polygon is made up of line segments that connect the shape’s vertices. The vertices can be identified as unique points on a grid.

 
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Area of Compound Shapes on the Coordinate Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
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A compound geometric shape is composed of other shapes.

 
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Draw Shapes When Given an Area

6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
6th Grade Math » Unit: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
Carla Seeger
New Haven, CT
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

When given the area of a shape and the type of shape, we must use reasoning skills to determine the dimensions of the shape to satisfy the given constraints and draw the shape on a coordinate grid.

 
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Unit 7 Pretest

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What do students already know about geometry? What gaps do students have in their understanding? Students take the Unit 7 pretest in order to inform instruction.

 
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Review of CCSS 6.G.1,2,3,4

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Practicing math problems to prepare for an assessment.

 
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Quadrilaterals and the Coordinate Plane

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
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A fun and challenging lesson on quadrilaterals

 
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Coordinate Grid and Geometry

6th Grade Math » Unit: Number Sense (2)
6th Grade Math » Unit: Number Sense (2)
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students make connections between the coordinate grid and Geometry.

 
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Polygons in the Grid

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Connecting the dots between Geometry and the Coordinate Grid

 
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From Here to There: Distance on the Coordinate Plane

6th Grade Math » Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites
6th Grade Math » Unit: Rational Explorations: Numbers & Their Opposites
Michelle Braggs
Jonesboro, GA
Environment: Urban
 
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From Point A to Point B: Understanding how to find the distance between two points on the coordinate plane.

 
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Geometry Assessment

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Michelle Schade
Plainfield, IL
Environment: Suburban
 
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Let's show what we know!

 
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6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

How can you find the perimeter and area of various polygons? What is surface area and how can you calculate it? What do students understand? What gaps do they have in their understanding? Students review and take the quiz.

 
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Unit Test

6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
6th Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Andrea Palmer
Somerville, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What have students learned during this unit? What gaps do students have in their understanding? Students take the Unit 7 test.

 
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