Reflection: Performance Tasks Wax Paper Activity (Day 2 of 2) - Section 2: Find equations of Conic Sections

 

 The poster end product has examples of the student work along with some comments I have about the projects.

Overall the students tried to put too much on the poster more than I required. I did have one group that did not write any equations for the wax paper design they made. I will be reviewing my directions to make sure the are precise and clear.

As an entire group I feel I had a lot of data to show what the student's understand and what they do not understand which is what you need for a good assessment.

  Performance Tasks: Finished poster analysis
Loading resource...
 

Wax Paper Activity (Day 2 of 2)

Unit 5: Conics
Lesson 12 of 13

Objective: SWBAT find equations for conic sections.

Big Idea: How can I put a conic on a coordinate plane so that an equation can be found?

  Print Lesson
1 teacher likes this lesson
Subject(s):
Math, conic sections, circles, ellipse, parabola, hyperbola, Conics
  83 minutes
conics example
 
1
2
3
Similar Lessons
 
What is Algebra?
Algebra II » Modeling with Algebra
Big Idea: Algebra is built on axioms and definitions and relies on proofs just as much as geometry.
  Favorites(35)
  Resources(19)
Fort Collins, CO
Environment: Suburban
Jacob Nazeck
 
Pondering Parabolas
12th Grade Math » Conic Sections
Big Idea: Use a variety of tools for parabola problems.
  Favorites(1)
  Resources(8)
Troy, MI
Environment: Suburban
Tim  Marley
 
Rabbit Run -- Day 2 of 2
Algebra I » Quadratics!
Big Idea: Students look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning (MP8) as they generalize a formula.
  Favorites(2)
  Resources(16)
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban
Amanda Hathaway
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close