Are you having trouble getting your students to take effective notes during math lessons? Are you looking for quick activities that can be completed in a math journal or at the end of a lesson as a check for understanding? If so, these activities are for you.
These math journal and/or note-taking activities introduce Geometry students to circles. They can be used for introduction of topics or to reflect/review what you have covered in class discussion. The problems listed in this activity packet build nicely on each other if introduced in the order that they appear. Our students enjoy filling them out and organizing them in their math journals so that they can refer back to them throughout the year. These activities are a great way to promote writing in math. Keys are included for reference.
Photos of sample INB activities are also included.
Scaffolded Note Sheets with Sample Teacher Keys for the following:
Circle Terms (Match)
Picture It: Circle Terms
Label the Circle
What is a central angle?
Arc Addition Postulate
Arc Length vs. Arc Measure
More Circle Terms
Arcs and Chords
Draw and Define: Inscribed Angle and Intercepted Arc
Things to Remember About Tangents
Inscribed and Circumscribed Polygons
Construction: Tangent from a Point Outside the Circle
Construction: Circle Inscribed in a Polygon
Secants, Tangents, and Angle Measures
Special Segments in a Circle
Standard Equation of a Circle
Area of a Sector of a Circle
Plus 13 Interactive Math Notebook Foldable Activities and 11 Quick Checks for Understanding with Keys.
Other Geometry Activities
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