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Christa Lemily

8th Grade Math

South Warren Middle School

Bowling Green, KY

Suburban Environment

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(8 Units, 156 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Transformations(23 Lessons)

Unit 1 - First Days of School(7 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Exponents and Radicals(19 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Solving Linear Equations in One Variable(29 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Pythagorean Theorem(10 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Functions(30 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Transformations(23 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Linear Equations in two Variables(23 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Solving Simultaneous Linear Equations (15 Lessons)

Introduction to Transformations using Play-dough

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Engaging students to concretely understand the definition of congruence and identify corresponding parts.

12 Resources

33 Favorites

12 Resources

33 Favorites

Hands-on Exploring Translations in the Plane

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:With appropriate tools, such as tracing paper, learners can perform translations in the plane while constructing understanding of the mathematics of rigid motions.

10 Resources

18 Favorites

10 Resources

18 Favorites

Hands-on Exploring Translations in the Plane Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Students are preparing to understand angle relationships along parallel lines cut by a transversal in future lesson.

14 Resources

8 Favorites

14 Resources

8 Favorites

Hands-on Exploring the Movement of Reflections in the Plane

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Students learn about the movement of a reflection through using tracing paper.

13 Resources

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13 Resources

31 Favorites

Hands on Exploring Reflections in the Plane Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Students use tracing paper to explore reflections across diagonal lines in preperation for refelctions across y=x/y=-x in coordinate plane.

11 Resources

4 Favorites

11 Resources

4 Favorites

Reflections in the Coordinate Plane Continued Again - finishing it up

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Students present to the class multiple approaches to performing a reflection

12 Resources

4 Favorites

12 Resources

4 Favorites

Exploring Rotations in the Plane

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Students explore the motion of a rotation through hands-on exploration before using coordinates and rules.

9 Resources

13 Favorites

9 Resources

13 Favorites

Exploring Rotations in the Plane Extension Activity

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use compound rotations to develop a conceptual understanding of regular polygons, rotational symmetry, interior angle sums, and area.

16 Resources

4 Favorites

16 Resources

4 Favorites

Exploring Rotations in the Plane Extension Activity Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use compound rotations to develop a conceptual understanding of regular polygons, rotational symmetry, interior angle sums, and area.

12 Resources

3 Favorites

12 Resources

3 Favorites

Exploring Rotations in the Plane Extension Activity Completed

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use compound rotations to develop a conceptual understanding of regular polygons, rotational symmetry, interior angle sums, and area.

13 Resources

1 Favorite

13 Resources

1 Favorite

Rotations in the Coordinate Plane

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Transition students from using tracing paper to perform rotations into using coordinates and realizing the pattern of rotating in multiples of 90 degrees about the origin.

11 Resources

10 Favorites

11 Resources

10 Favorites

Combining Transformations Formative Assessment Lesson

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Engaging, hands-on activity asking students to apply transformations to map one image to another, multiple correct answers.

9 Resources

2 Favorites

9 Resources

2 Favorites

Combining Transformations Formative Assessment Lesson Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Engaging, hands-on activity asking students to apply
transformations to map one image to another, multiple correct answers.

12 Resources

2 Favorites

12 Resources

2 Favorites

Combining Transformations Formative Assessment Lesson Completed

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Engaging, hands-on activity asking students to apply transformations to map one image to another, multiple correct answers.

8 Resources

1 Favorite

8 Resources

1 Favorite

Exploring Angle Relationships Through Transformations

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Intersecting lines form angle relationships that can be explored and understood as an application of transformations.

12 Resources

6 Favorites

12 Resources

6 Favorites

Exploring Angle Relationships Through Transformaitons Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Make connections and deepen understanding by appling transformations to angle relationships

16 Resources

5 Favorites

16 Resources

5 Favorites

Exploring Angle Relationships Along Parallel Lines

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:I Like to Move it Move it, Move Angle Measures Along a Transversal to Map Relationships

14 Resources

11 Favorites

14 Resources

11 Favorites

Angle Relationships Along Parallel Lines Continued

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:I Like to Move it Move it, Move Angle Measures Along a Transversal to Map Relationships

14 Resources

2 Favorites

14 Resources

2 Favorites

Angle Relationships Along Parallel Lines Completed

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:I Like to Move it Move it, Move Angle Measures Along a Transversal to Map Relationships

20 Resources

11 Favorites

20 Resources

11 Favorites

Optional Parallel Lines Unit Project Day 1 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use creative city planning to assess student mastery of angle relationships along parallel lines.

13 Resources

8 Favorites

13 Resources

8 Favorites

Optional Parallel Lines Unit Project Day 2 of 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use creative city planning to assess student mastery of angle relationships along parallel lines.

14 Resources

11 Favorites

14 Resources

11 Favorites

Transformations Unit Exam

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Use high level questions to analyze student mastery of congruent transformations.

14 Resources

2 Favorites

14 Resources

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Parallel Lines Challenge Problem

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

Transformations

Big Idea:Challenge students to prove what they know about parallel lines and angle relationships when the diagram is unique and exact angle measures irrelevant.

12 Resources

5 Favorites

12 Resources

5 Favorites