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Geometry 4-A-1 Categorizing Two Dimensional Figures

I would present triangles to the students after talking about the definition of a polygon.  I would first have them define the different types of triangles in their own words.  This would let me know their prior knowledge of triangles. Triangle: A … Continue reading

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2-B-4: Building a Personal Glossary

Congruence  – comparing any 2 objects and know they are the same size or shape. I developed this entirely solely on prior knowledge.  I just thought of what it means to be congruent.  You have: Congruent Segments Congruent Angles Congruent … Continue reading

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