Introducing proofs in Geometry can be difficult. This product contains some simple geometric proofs that you can use with your students while they begin to explore the process of writing their own two-column proofs. There is a quick review of the contents that students will need to know before beginning the proofs. Then, they will finish a few proofs that have statements listed by writing the reason for each statement. Finally, they will write a few two-column proofs of their own.
This product contains two separate components: scaffolded notes and interactive notebook activities.
These math journal and/or note-taking activities 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 for scaffolded notes are included for reference.
**This product is not included in our Geometry Bundle. It will be part of a new product line.
Scaffolded Note Sheets with Sample Teacher Keys are included for the following topics:
Reviewing Similar Triangles in a Trapezoid
Preparing for Your Proof - Similar Triangles in a Trapezoid
Reviewing Right Triangle Similarity
Preparing for Your Proof - Similarity in Right Triangles
Reviewing Triangle Similarity and Parallel Lines
Preparing for Your Proof-Triangle Similarity and Parallel Lines
Reviewing Similarity in Triangles with Altitudes
Preparing for Your Proof-Similarity in Triangles with Altitudes
Reviewing Similarity in Triangles with Medians
Preparing for Your Proof-Similarity in Triangles with Medians
Similarity and Proportion Proof Review Page
Plus 2 Interactive Math Notebook Foldable Activities. Please check out our preview for a closer look!
Simple Proofs Bundle
Other Geometry Activities
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