Q3, W1: January 26-29 Geometry

TeacherKristin Andreason
Subject AreaGeometry Honors
Grade Level8
Week #January 26-29
Unit of InstructionUnit 4: Right Triangles and Trigonometry
Standard(s) Taught

MAFS.912.G-SRT.2.4:  Prove theorems about triangles. (Theorems include: Triangle Proportionality Theorem or Side Splitter Theorem – a line parallel to one side of a triangle divides the other two proportionally.)

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  • define geometric mean.
  • find measures in similar right triangles using geometric mean.
  • apply theorems, postulates, or definitions to prove theorems about triangles, including proving The Pythagorean Theorem using triangle similarity.
Classroom Activities

Tuesday:

  1. Students will log onto the Zoom session.
  2. We will review Equations of Lines notes.
  3. Students (5th period only) will do Equations of Lines Task Cards activity.

Wednesday:

  1. Students will log onto the Zoom session.
  2. Students will take notes on Pythagorean Theorem and its Converse.
  3. Students will do IXL’s Q.1 and Q.3.

Thursday/Friday:

  1. Students will log onto the Zoom session.
  2. We will watch the Section 7, Topic 1 video of Geometry Nation 
  3. We will another video on Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem.
  4. We will do some pages in the Math Nation practice book.
Assignments Due
  • Section 7, Topic 1 of Geometry Nation should be complete and in ISN by January 10.
  • IXL’s Q.1 and Q.3
  • Equations of Lines Task Cards (5th period students). 
Additional Resources

All IEP and ESOL accommodations are provided daily.