## Classroom Video: Developing a Conceptual Understanding - Section 2: Beginning the New Activity

Classroom Video: Developing a Conceptual Understanding

# Introducing Distance on the Coordinate Plane with Geo-Bands

Unit 4: Pythagorean Theorem
Lesson 6 of 10

## Big Idea: Geoboards help students find the right triangle about diagonal line segments. The natural desire to create shapes reveals Pythagorean Thm.

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### Christa Lemily

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