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Marisa Laks

Geometry

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New York, NY

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(14 Units, 97 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Geometric Constructions(13 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Preparing for the Geometry Course(2 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Geometric Constructions(13 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Transformational Geometry(10 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Rigid Motions(3 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Fall Interim Assessment: Geometry Intro, Constructions and Rigid Motion(5 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Introduction to Geometric Proofs(10 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Proofs about Triangles(11 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Common Core Geometry Midcourse Assessment(5 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Proofs about Parallelograms(10 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Similarity in Triangles(10 Lessons)

Unit 11 - Geometric Trigonometry(3 Lessons)

Unit 12 - The Third Dimension(5 Lessons)

Unit 13 - Geometric Modeling(3 Lessons)

Unit 14 - Final Assessment(7 Lessons)

What is Geometry?

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:This is the first content lesson of the Geometry course. Students will explore the undefined notions of points, lines and planes through the context of the painting Composition 8 by Vasily Kandinsky.

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15 Resources

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Geometric Terms

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:In this lesson, students will formalize definitions of geometric terms and learn how to label geometric parts correctly in order to communicate their geometric knowledge and ideas.

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16 Resources

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What are Geometric Constructions?

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Mathematicians have been using constructions to investigate geometric theorems for thousands of years. In this lesson, students learn the basics of geometric constructions, which they will apply in later lessons.

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15 Resources

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Bisecting Angles

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will continue develop skills learned in the previous lesson by constructing angle copies and angle bisectors.

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14 Resources

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Constructing Parallel Lines

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will use the Angle Copy method to construct parallel lines and explore the relationship between the angles formed by the construction.

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14 Resources

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Constructing Triangles

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will construct triangles given segments of specific lengths.

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13 Resources

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Constructing Inscribed Regular Triangles, Quadrilaterals and Hexagons

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will use concepts from previous lessons to construct equilateral triangles, squares and regular hexagons inscribed in a circle.

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12 Resources

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Introduction to Constructions with Geometer's Sketchpad

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will play around with Geometer's Sketchpad to figure out how to make basic constructions.

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15 Resources

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Constructing Quadrilaterals using Geometer's Sketchpad

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will construct quadrilaterals, parallelograms, rectangles and squares using Geometer's Sketchpad.

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13 Resources

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Constructing Regular Polygons Inscribed in Circles using Geometer's Sketchpad

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will use rotation to construct regular polygons inscribed in circles.

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14 Resources

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Geometric Construction Review

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:In this lesson, students will review the concepts learned in this unit and practice for an upcoming assessment.

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10 Resources

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Geometric Constructions End of Unit Assessment

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Students will complete an end of unit assessment on geometric constructions.

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8 Resources

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Geometric Constructions Assessment Error Analysis

Geometry

» Unit:

Geometric Constructions

Big Idea:Using a generic student's responses to questions on the End of Unit Assessment, students will identify and explain errors and make corrections.

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9 Resources

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