Plotting points/Graphing on the coordinate plane (4 quadrants) is so much fun with these 12 geometric puzzles. Students will be really surprised at what they see when the puzzle is complete. The best thing is that they can interpret their picture as they like and can use their creative skills to color and decorate their own masterpiece. These activities are great for class and home practice, early finishers, extra credit, and substitute plans. The finished products make great bulletin boards also.
Puzzle # 1: Dog and Ball
Puzzle # 2: Dancer
Puzzle # 3: Bird
Puzzle # 4: Candle
Puzzle # 5: Soccer Player
Puzzle # 6: Rainy Day
Puzzle # 7: Horse
Puzzle # 8: Cat or Fox
Puzzle # 9: Halloween Bat
Puzzle # 10: Thanksgiving Indian
Puzzle # 11: Christmas tree and Elf
Puzzle # 12: Easter Bunny
Solve real-world and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and absolute value to find distances between points with the same first coordinate or the same second coordinate.
Created by Rockin’ Middle School Math