Looking to EXTEND your thinkers? Does your data shows your students met the target and are ready for more? This packet is filled with activities that not only challenge, but bring the fun back into math. This format has students starting with a required activity that mirrors a typical target-based extends problem. Next students have options to choose to do 3 more activities that challenge students thinking in a truly engaging way. The main page contains the overview for the packet.
Student's activities include:
-Shape Changer-change the polygon shapes into another and explain what attributes changed in the process
-Cut the Cake- look at 2 sliced cakes and decide which chef used symmetry. Explain
-Look for symmetry patterns when using lines of symmetry with polygons
-Analyze the alphabet for lines of symmetry, acute angles, right angles, parallel lines, intersecting lines & perpendicular lines
-Create a 12 page math dictionary
-Symmetry Art- create four mini works of art using 4 different lines of symmetry.