Encourage purposeful peer discussion and get students moving with the Absolute Value Transformations Fortune Teller Activity
. Have fun together with this twist on an old childhood favorite!
Students will communicate mathematical ideas and reasoning with their classmates through a fortune teller activity. Students will define related vocabulary terms, answer questions, and analyze relationships between related concepts.
3 Versions Included
Version A: Formulate equations from descriptions of transformations of f(x)=|x|
Version B: Describe transformations from function notation such as 2f(x-1)+5
Version C: Describe transformations from graphs
Documents are in PDF
★ Absolute Value Transformations Fortune Teller A + Key
★ Absolute Value Transformations Fortune Teller B + Key
★ Absolute Value Transformations Fortune Teller C + Key
★ Fortune Teller Assembly Instructions
★ Fortune Teller Recording Sheet
★ Fortune Teller Teacher Guide
Primary Standards Addressed
2A.6C, 2A.6D from Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
HSF-BF.B.3 from Common Core State Standards (CCSS)
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