This is an engaging, superhero themed problem in which students explore the properties of rotations and reflections. They must use their understanding that line segments and angles stay the same when rotated and reflected and that parallel lines remain parallel.
It is hard to find problems for this standard that will interest 8th grade students, but this problem is sure to keep their attention!
Also included is instructions for the Random Teacher cooperative learning structure to raise engagement and accountability even higher!
Included in this product:
Crooked Diamond Transformation: Problem Sheet
Instructions for cooperative learning structure (Random Teacher)
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