Student remember more when they figure our patterns on their own.
This activity has students use a graphing calculator (any model or computer application will work) to explore translations and reflections of the absolute value graph. Students will learn how adding and subtracting numbers from the absolute value effects the graph.
This packet includes:
7 page discovery worksheet (and KEY)
5 additional practice pages (great for homework)
1 Sorting Activity (2 levels)
2 sheets bookmarks (completed and blank)
4 Word Wall Poster of Translation
1 Student Help Page with direction on using a TI 83/84 Series calculator for graphing
Download the sample to preview the worksheets.
Absolute Value concepts covered:
Shifting Horizontal and Vertical
Dilation: Stretching and Shrinking
This product is also available in
Absolute Value Bundle Package
Checkout my other absolute value products:
Absolute Value Inequalities
Solving Absolute Value Equations and Evaluating Absolute Value Expressions Dominoes
Translating Absolute Value Graphs Bookmarks
Absolute Value Translation Investigation Worksheet Graphing Calculator
Graphing Absolute Value Practice Worksheets
Rewriting Absolute Value Dominoes
Updated May 26, 2015