NEW UPDATED 2016 EDITION
Enjoy plotting ordered pairs and gain fluency with the coordinate plane in this fun activity. Help Pirate Paul create a map for his buried treasure! Grade Level: 5-8 Middle School level. Fun activity for centers, or cooperative learning groups. 22 pages
Included in this packet;
NEW VERSION INCLUDES:
Treasure chest foldable study guide
Pirate treasure reproducible envelope
Additional advanced activity
Additional error analysis activity
EXCLUSIVE COORDINATE DRAWING ACTIVITY (The Pirate Ship Revenge)
Reproducible gold doubloons
Pirate certificate of achievement
Richest Pirate Award
Plus the original Pirate Paul Lesson
• 4- Warm up activities with solutions; One has points to plot, the second is customizable for your students. (2 for 4 quadrants, 2 for 1 quadrant grids)
• Copies of three worksheets
o 1 sheet with points and distance for four quadrants
o 1 sheet customizable for points and distance for four quadrants.
o 1 sheet customizable for points and distance for 1 quadrant
• Optional cut and paste items;
o “X” marks the spot
o Pirate chest icons
o Compass rose icons
o Students can start with a 1 quadrant version first then proceed to the four quadrant.
o Paths created use 90 degree turns.
o Students may write out their paths telling how many paces North, etc.
o Students can also practice this skill moving pieces on a checkerboard.
o Students can also try this on floors that have the square tiles and pace off across the classroom.
• CC standards; 6GA 3, 6 NSc6B & C, 7 RPA 2d