Reflection: Flexibility Scale Factor - Section 3: Summary


I never made it to the summary today!  The concept of scale factor took longer for some students to grasp than I anticipated, so I slowed the lesson down and we barely squeezed in the practice work.  The next time I teach this lesson I will probably split it into two lessons - one focused on converting the units, and one using the scale factor to solve problems.

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Scale Factor

Unit 7: Geometric Figures
Lesson 3 of 14

Objective: Students will be able to determine scale factor.

Big Idea: Scale factor - how is it different than the scale of a map? This lesson investigates the concept of scale factor and its purpose.

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