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Jeff Li MTP

8th Grade Math

KIPP Infinity Charter School

New York, NY

Urban Environment

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(13 Units, 141 Lessons)

Unit 8 - CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS(18 Lessons)

Unit 1 - FLUENCIES AND THE LANGUAGE OF ALGEBRA(9 Lessons)

Unit 2 - SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS (16 Lessons)

Unit 3 - INTRODUCTION TO FUNCTIONS (7 Lessons)

Unit 4 - INTERPRETING AND COMPARING LINEAR FUNCTIONS (20 Lessons)

Unit 5 - SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS (19 Lessons)

Unit 6 - EXPONENTS AND SCIENTIFIC NOTATION (10 Lessons)

Unit 7 - PARALLEL LINES, TRANSVERSALS, AND TRIANGLES(9 Lessons)

Unit 8 - CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS(18 Lessons)

Unit 9 - PATTERNS OF ASSOCIATION IN BIVARIATE DATA(7 Lessons)

Unit 10 - SLOPE REVISITED(3 Lessons)

Unit 11 - VOLUME OF CYLINDERS, CONES, AND SPHERES(2 Lessons)

Unit 12 - POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING (12 Lessons)

Unit 13 - QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS (9 Lessons)

Introduction to congruence and similarity through transformations

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Which one of these is not like the other? Investigate how Sesame Street is connected to congruence and similarity.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

42 Favorites

Translations 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Set the foundation for students' knowledge of and fluency with translations.

17 Resources

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17 Resources

23 Favorites

Translations 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Continue building students' facility with translations with a second day, tackling translations in different ways.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

12 Favorites

Reflections 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Use geomirrors to set the foundation for students' understanding of reflections, only across the axes.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

12 Favorites

Reflections 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Can you reflect objects without the geomirrors? Push kids to apply the idea of equal distance from the line of reflection.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

8 Favorites

Reflections 3

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Push students' understanding of reflections by reflecting across diagonal lines. Tricky!!!! (and some cool patterns emerge).

14 Resources

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14 Resources

6 Favorites

Rotations 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Set the foundation for students' understanding of rotations about the origin - link it to tether ball!

15 Resources

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15 Resources

13 Favorites

Rotations 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Get kids fluent in rotations by providing them with a lot of independent practice with rotations!

15 Resources

6 Favorites

15 Resources

6 Favorites

Mixed Review - Transformations

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Deepen students' understanding by putting together the last 8 days of learning into one day. Incredibly important to consolidate their understanding before moving on!

19 Resources

11 Favorites

19 Resources

11 Favorites

Congruence and Similarity Through Transformations Test 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Get some data to inform the depth of students' understanding.

9 Resources

1 Favorite

9 Resources

1 Favorite

Dilations 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Biggie or Smalls? Set the foundation for students' understanding of dilations, and use Geogebra to illustrate.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

25 Favorites

Dilations 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Biggie or Smalls? Continue setting the foundation for students' understanding of dilations.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

10 Favorites

Similarity 1

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:What are the important things that happen when a figure is dilated?

17 Resources

8 Favorites

17 Resources

8 Favorites

Similarity 2

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:BIG QUESTION OF THE DAY: How can I tell if two figures are similar?

15 Resources

3 Favorites

15 Resources

3 Favorites

Series of Transformations that Lead to Congruence

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Unlock students' creativity by pushing them to use different series of multiple transformations to create two congruent figures.

21 Resources

7 Favorites

21 Resources

7 Favorites

Series of Transformations that Lead to Similarity

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Unlock students' creativity by pushing them to create two similar figures in multiple ways by using different series of transformations.

25 Resources

5 Favorites

25 Resources

5 Favorites

Mixed Review - Transformations

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Consolidate students' knowledge of and fluency with transformations by reviewing the first 16 days of the unit. Incredibly important to ensure student retention!

15 Resources

8 Favorites

15 Resources

8 Favorites

Congruence and Similarity Through Transformations Unit Test

8th Grade Math

» Unit:

CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS

Big Idea:Get some data on how well your students have mastered this unit.

13 Resources

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13 Resources

4 Favorites