## 8 - 12 WU111 Dilations 2.pdf - Section 1: Warm Up

# Dilations 2

Lesson 12 of 18

## Objective: SWBAT understand dilations with the origin as the center of dilation.

#### Warm Up

*10 min*

Each day, students complete a warm-up that usually consists of spiraling the previous day's material, in addition to older material. Warm-up problems also sometimes extend lessons that students have encountered before to more unfamiliar contexts.

For a video narrative about how I structure each lesson, and how the warm-up fits in, click here.

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#### Huddle

*10 min*

For the huddle in this lesson, I like talking about #6, 7, and 8, because they push on some conceptual understanding of dilations beyond the simple application of scale factors. They push to the next level of thinking, and are nice opportunities for kids to get up and defend their positions in front of the entire class.

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#### Homework

*15 min*

Homework is to be completed at home and should take students approximately 15 minutes.

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*I noticed that both of your lessons on dilation are with the origin as the center. Do 8th graders have to learn dilation with other points as the center? | one year ago | Reply*

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- UNIT 1: FLUENCIES AND THE LANGUAGE OF ALGEBRA
- UNIT 2: SOLVING LINEAR EQUATIONS
- UNIT 3: INTRODUCTION TO FUNCTIONS
- UNIT 4: INTERPRETING AND COMPARING LINEAR FUNCTIONS
- UNIT 5: SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS
- UNIT 6: EXPONENTS AND SCIENTIFIC NOTATION
- UNIT 7: PARALLEL LINES, TRANSVERSALS, AND TRIANGLES
- UNIT 8: CONGRUENCE AND SIMILARITY THROUGH TRANSFORMATIONS
- UNIT 9: PATTERNS OF ASSOCIATION IN BIVARIATE DATA
- UNIT 10: SLOPE REVISITED
- UNIT 11: VOLUME OF CYLINDERS, CONES, AND SPHERES
- UNIT 12: POLYNOMIALS AND FACTORING
- UNIT 13: QUADRATIC FUNCTIONS

- LESSON 1: Introduction to congruence and similarity through transformations
- LESSON 2: Translations 1
- LESSON 3: Translations 2
- LESSON 4: Reflections 1
- LESSON 5: Reflections 2
- LESSON 6: Reflections 3
- LESSON 7: Rotations 1
- LESSON 8: Rotations 2
- LESSON 9: Mixed Review - Transformations
- LESSON 10: Congruence and Similarity Through Transformations Test 1
- LESSON 11: Dilations 1
- LESSON 12: Dilations 2
- LESSON 13: Similarity 1
- LESSON 14: Similarity 2
- LESSON 15: Series of Transformations that Lead to Congruence
- LESSON 16: Series of Transformations that Lead to Similarity
- LESSON 17: Mixed Review - Transformations
- LESSON 18: Congruence and Similarity Through Transformations Unit Test