Reflection: Lesson Planning Building the Unit Circle (Day 1 of 2) - Section 2: Building the Unit Circle


Here are a few tips I had after teaching the lesson that will make the lesson run smoother and also help enrich student learning:  Post Teaching Tips

This is the "Unit Circle Hand Trick" I referenced in the video. I just showed my students this video and then did a few practice problems with them at the end of day 2.


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Building the Unit Circle (Day 1 of 2)

Unit 7: Rotations and Cyclical Functions
Lesson 4 of 10

Objective: SWBAT identify special angles in the unit circle and find the coordinates of these angles.

Big Idea: Students use prior knowledge of circles and angles, and their cut-out special triangle templates, to build the unit circle.

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Math, unit circle, PreCalculus, Algebra 2, Radians, degree, special triangles
  50 minutes
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