Have your students take more responsibility with their learning. Students begin by becoming and "expert" on a particular transformation of a parent function. After a few practice problems, the groups of student reorganize to teach what they learned to other students and practice more problems.
Also included are suggestions to help explain why plus moves up and left and minus moved down and right.
Students will need a graphing device such as a graphing calculator.
Up, Down, Left, Right
Stretching and Compressing