Segment Addition Postulate Exploration!
Geometry practice for grades 8-12.
Promote student analytical thinking through an inductive approach to the segment addition postulate! Segment Addition Postulate Exploration is a great introduction to the segment addition postulate and can help in scaffolding this concept for students who need concrete, hands-on examples.
Each student will take one piece of uncooked spaghetti and will follow the instructions on the activity sheet with a ruler and pencil. This activity can be completed independently, in pairs, or as a whole class activity.
Segment Addition Exploration activity sheet
Note: There is no answer key due to the large variety of possible correct student responses.
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