The Plane! The Plane! - … these constructions under the Polygons Created column on an overhead copy of the Building Polygons worksheet. Name the polygons constructed (triangles and quadrilaterals … students' attention to the polygons drawn on the Building Polygons worksheet. Ask: What other way could we classify these polygons? 5. Allow students … are important to regular polygons? 10. Add to the students' ideas and explain that a regular polygon is a polygon with all sides … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
Polygon Search - … dimensional figures: polygons use manipulative materials Relate geometry with measurement Describe polygons Classify polygons Steps for Logical reasoning Compare and contrast polygons Understand and … and perimeter of polygons Identify the results of dividing and combining polygons Identify the properties of various polygons Draw with polygons Write about geometry … knowledge? Describing polygons. Comparing polygons Classify polygons Work cooperatively in a group Teacher uses "Think aloud". "Where should I place this polygon?' Specific rules … User Rating:
Polygons - … polygons; questions/answers interactively ... 4A (continued) Mathematics Enhancement Programme Y8 Activity 4A (continued) UNIT 15 Polygons Lesson Plan 2 Interior Angles in Polygons … angle of a regular (a) hexagon, (b) 18-sided polygon, (c) n-sided polygon. Solutions: (a) Individual work, monitored, helped. (6 ??' 2 … of a regular (a) dodecagon, (b) 18-sided polygon, (c) 30-sided polygon. Then check each result by calculating one interior angle … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
Polygon Preview - … by drawing lines, create 8 different polygons. Add a textbox inside each polygon that labels the polygon correctly. Print your sheet and turn … further explore polygons, glossary, and printable activity 3. http://www.math.com/tables/geometry/polygons.htm explore formulas for polygons and polygons with unusual sides 4. http://www.coe.tamu.edu/~strader/Mathematics/Geometry/PolygonLesson/ quiz on polygon … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
The Fun Polygon - … the polygons and lay them on their desks. Pose the following question, "What is the fundamental polygon from which all other polygons can … to dissect each polygon to reveal the fundamental building block of all polygons the triangle! Explain that all other polygons can be divided … the fun polygon. Reiterate that the triangle is the fundamental polygon because it is the smallest polygon from which all other polygons can be … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
They'Re Everywhere! They'Re Everywhere! - … : paper scissors camera and film (optional) poster board polygon polyhedron convex polygons nonconvex polygons Day One When students enter the room, ask them … students generate a five sided polygon (a pentagon), a six sided polygon (a hexagon), and an eight sided polygon (an octagon). Have students … three dimensional shape made of polygons. Have students build polyhedrons with their toothpick polygons. Have them pick four polygons they constructed earlier and … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
Polygon Capture - … shapes and their properties Materials Polygon Capture Game Rules Polygon Capture Game Cards, photocopied onto cardstock Polygon Capture Game Polygons, photocopied onto cardstock Instructional … for the game, distribute copies of Polygon Capture Game Rules, Polygon Capture Game Cards, and Polygon Capture Game Polygons. You will need only one … time, this game will go more rapidly. The polygons on the Polygon Capture Game Polygons sheet can also be used for various sorting … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
Where Has Polly Gone? - … Invasion of the Polygons OVERVIEW In this lesson students will explore polygons and their uses. They will use polygon shapes to construct various … types of polygons Describe the difference between a polygon and a polyhedron List several uses of polygons in buildings Observe and describe polygon shapes in structures and in nature Create a strong structure using polygon shapes FOCUS … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
Mirror, Mirror - Math Grows up (Geometry/Spatial Sense) - … use mirrors and paper polygons to determine which regular polygons tessellate. They are challenged to give reasons why some polygons tessellate and others … , all of the polygons formed are regular polygons. However, all polygons are not regular. Instruct students to create any regular polygon with their mirrors … . Students look in the mirror to see if the polygon tessellates. (A polygon tessellates if there are no gaps or overlapping pieces … User Rating:Grade Level: K-5
Polygon Express - … worksheet on polygons. Students will match up polygons to descriptions to see if students have the ability to identify basic polygons and types … - How do you know? What if I move the polygon (rotate polygon), does it change its properties? Guided Practice: What activities or … least one square, one rectangle, one triangle and one other polygon. Polygons must be connected by their sides, not the vertices. As … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5