**geometry**

## anytIme activities

**Geometric Pictures Project: 2 Projects in 1!**- Students go on a scavenger hunt to find geometric terms in real life.

**Geometry Valentines Project -**Write your own valentine to that special someone. Only this time, the student uses geometric terms.

**Proof Tips Foldable -**Help students figure out what is their next step in solving geometric proofs.

## area

Area and Chocolate Boxes: A Student Project to Apply Area

**-**redesign a box of chocolates given real life dimension and data## parallel lines

**Parallel Lines & Angles: Anagram SMART Board Activity -**use the smart board to actively practice the definitions associated with parallel lines and angles

**Parallel and Perpendicular Slopes Envelope Activity -**envelopes and stations help students understand and practice slopes of parallel and perpendicular lines

## Quadrilaterals

**Quadrilateral Sort for the SMART Board-**An interactive SMART Board activity where students sort through properties of quadrilaterals

## similarity

**Similarity Project -**Real life application of using photographs to predict how tall something is in real life

**Dilations: A Student Investigation**– An inquiry lesson where students explore properties of dilations on a coordinate plan

**Similarity: A Clip Art Investigation**– An inquiry lesson where students use clip art to investigate properties of similar figures (not necessarily on a coordinate plane

**Circle Similarity Investigation**– An inquiry lesson where students use graphs of circles to determine that all circles are similar.

## solid geometry

**Surface Area & Volume of Oblique Prisms: Student Investigation**– Investigate what happens to the surface area and volume of prisms when it becomes obliqu

## transformations

**Transformation Activity: Using iOS Photo Booth**– Use iOS Photo Booth to show students the effect of translation, reflection, and rotation

**Dilations: A Student Investigation -**An inquiry activity where students create their own design on a coordinate plane and use this design to explore properties of dilation

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**Flip Book Transformation Project**– Students create a digital flip book to demonstrate understanding of Transformation properties

**Rotational Geometry & Snowflakes Investigation**– Students create snowflakes to investigate properties of rotations on a coordinate plane

**Transformations BUNDLE!**– Photo Booth, Flip Book, Snowflakes, Dilation, and Marching Band come together for one amazing unit on Transformations!

**Band Meets Geometry**

**- Interdisciplinary lesson for students to see the connections between marching band and transformations in Geometry!**

## trigonometry

**Intro to Trigonometry with the SMART Board**– A SMART Board presentation introducing Trigonometry

**Angle of Elevation with iPhone's Siri**– Ask iPhone’s Siri to tell you what planes are flying over me and use Angle of Elevation to determine the location of the plane

Trigonometry Playdough Mats

**-**Students use playdough to explore Angle of Elevation and Angle of Rotation problems.