This lesson #1 on translation is designed for a Grade 8 math course aligned to Common Core or a geometry course. Also could be used in high school geometry course.
The activities in this lesson require students to draw figures on coordinate plan to investigate translation. Students will learn to use the mathematical notation for translation.
Common Core Standards: 8.G.A.1, 8.G.A.2, 8.G.A.3, 8.G.A.4, and 8.G.A.5
Included in this download.
★ Rules for translation
★ Lesson notes and guided examples.
★ Mini project
Also see Lesson #2 on reflection
Lesson #3 on rotation