Allow students who have a clear understanding of the content thus far in the unit to work on Gallery problems of their choosing. You can then use this time to provide additional help to students who need review of the unit's concepts or to assist students who may have fallen behind on work.
Students will read and follow a land surveyor's instructions in order to draw property boundaries on a coordinate plane.
The Ink Blot
Oops! Part of a land surveyor’s report is covered by an ink blot. Students will figure out what the missing instructions are in order to draw property boundaries on a coordinate plane.
A Mistake in the Survey
The surveyor made a mistake! Students will correct the mistake in order to draw property boundaries on a coordinate plane.
Students will reflect a figure located in two quadrants across the x-axis.
Reflect Across the Origin
Students will reflect a figure across the origin and observe what happens to the coordinates of the figure.
Students will reflect letters of the alphabet across the origin and observe what happens to the letters.
Graphing a Coordinate Plane Video
Students will create a video about graphing on the coordinate plane.
Students will create a report, poster, or video about the history of the coordinate plane.