In this Transformation Mystery Trip activity, students must translate, reflect, and rotate their location to figure out their final mystery destination. Students begin in Dallas, Texas and perform a series of transformations that leads them to one of the following six final destinations.
(A) Hawaiian Vacation
(B) New York City
(C) Golden Gate Bridge
(E) Mall of America
(F) Mount Rushmore
This product includes the following:
1. Transformation Mystery Trip Map (with grid lines)
2. Six different sets of instructions for students to follow, leading them to one of the six mystery destinations
3. Answer key for each of the six sets of instructions
4. Teacher instructions and tips
To help differentiate, the first three sets of instructions only include translations and reflections. The final three sets of instructions include translations, reflections, and rotations.
You can save by purchasing this resource as a part of the Transformation Mystery USA Trip Southwest Bundle
, which includes similar activities that begin in the southwest US states.
Be sure to check out some of the other resources for upper elementary and middle school math! The following Math Mega Bundles include many of my math resources at a large discount. This Transformation Mystery Trip activity IS NOT included in any of these bundles.
Math Mega Bundle (6th Grade Math) PART 1
Math Mega Bundle (For Upper Elementary/Middle School Math) PART 2
Math Mega Bundle (8th Grade Math)
Thank you to Teacher's Clipart
for the United States Map design!