Math 4 - Act. 17: Lines of Symmetry - … about plane symmetries (those that take place on a flat plane), but the ideas generalize to spatial symmetries, too. Plane symmetry involves moving … meaning of symmetry. Make sure students understand definition of symmetry. Using polygons, allow students to decide which polygons have lines of symmetry by … is reflectional symmetry. Curriculum Integration Math/Science * Where in nature do we find lines of symmetry? Brain storm and look for symmetry in … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
Symmetry in Nature and Congruent Shapes All Around - … the Smart Board review symmetry and symmetry in nature. Some sites available are http://www.misterteacher.com/symmetry.html http://educ.queensu.ca/~fmc/may2002/SymNat.htm http://www.adrianbruce.com/Symmetry/smartboard-activity2.htm http://www.ixl.com/math/practice/grade-2-symmetry http://www.innovationslearning.co.uk/subjects/maths/activities/year3/symmetry … User Rating:Grade Level: K-2
Reflectional and Rotational Symmetry (includes BLM Shapes for Reflection and Rotation) - … Rotational Symmetry Purpose Students will identify shapes that have reflectional and rotational symmetry and understand specific turns in regard to rotational symmetry. Materials … symmetry ? rotational symmetry (180Â°) Triangle ? reflectional symmetry ? rotational symmetry (120Â°) Parallelogram ? rotational symmetry (180Â°) A ? reflectional symmetry Square ? reflectional symmetry ? rotational symmetry (90Â° 180Â°, 270Â°) M ? reflectional symmetry Black … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
That's Classified (includes BLMs Phylum Characteristics and Phyla Scavenger Hunt) - … Characteristics (Kingdom Animalia) Phylum Annelida bilateral symmetry uniformly segmented body parapodia bristles Phylum Chordata bilateral symmetry have or had a tail notochord … gill slits Phylum Echinodermata five-part radial symmetry tube feet spiny skin Phylum Nematoda bilateral symmetry round, unsegmented body cuticle Standard 4 … bilateral symmetry segmented body hard exoskeleton jointed legs Phylum Cnidaria radial symmetry ring of tentacles around mouth stinging cells Phylum Mollusca bilateral symmetry … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
'There's Gold in Them There Hills' - … have this folding property? (response: symmetry, mirror images). (Teacher speak): This is called the line of symmetry when we fold the graph … have this folding property? (response: symmetry, mirror images). (Teacher speak): This is called the line of symmetry when we fold the graph … have this folding property? (response: symmetry, mirror images). (Teacher speak): This is called the line of symmetry when we fold the graph … User Rating:
"Polly"gon Pockets - … a picture using various polygons. They can experiment with tessellation, symmetry, patterns, designs, edge comparisons, etc. If technology is not available … a picture using various polygons. They can experiment with tessellation, symmetry, patterns, designs, edge comparisons, etc. This website may help students … -symmetric figures and draw lines of symmetry. [4-G3] MA2015(4) 28. Recognize a line of symmetry for a two-dimensional figure … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
Invertebrates - … of symmetry exhibited by the starfish and the human. 5. Explain that the starfish exhibits radial symmetry , while the human exhibits bilateral symmetry. Ask your students to name animals that exhibit each type of symmetry (radial: starfish … with many parts that perform different functions exhibit bilateral symmetry, while radial symmetry is found in some simpler animals whose whole bodies … User Rating:Grade Level: 6-8
Symmetry Monsters - … Symmetry Monster using student created construction paper shapes. - Symmetry Monsters should be placed along the center fold of the 12x18 construction paper. - Symmetry Monsters' bodies should be a symmetrical shape. - Symmetry … continue to be symmetrically placed. Formatively assess the students' Symmetry Monsters using the Symmetry Monster Rubric (see attached file). Give feedback and … User Rating:Grade Level: K-2
Boarding of Symmetrical Shapes - … find the line(s) of symmetry. The students record the polygon and its line(s) of symmetry on the geoboard grid worksheet … the lines of symmetry identified. Use journal responses to guide further teaching lessons and additional concrete explorations with symmetry. Assessments Formative Assessment … record line(s) of symmetry (MA.C.2.2.1). Their writings should reflect a comprehension of symmetry based on the classroom … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5
Are We the Same? - … -tape -teacher made assessment worksheet Preparations 1. Write symmetry and line of symmetry on chalkboard or chart paper. 2. Cut out several … the definitions for symmetry, line of symmetry, and congruent on them. Have children draw a line(s) of symmetry on each symmetrical shape, circle the symmetrical shapes, and write the words symmetry, line of symmetry and congruent with … User Rating:Grade Level: 3-5