# ALEX Lesson Plan

## Geometry City

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 Author: Aimee Smith System: Cullman City School: Cullman Middle School The event this resource created for: GEMS
General Lesson Information
 Lesson Plan ID: 24037 Title: Geometry City Overview/Annotation: In this lesson, students will review coordinate plane concepts, practice map skills, review shapes, transform geometric figures, and calculate the area and perimeter of figures.This lesson plan was created as a result of the Girls Engaged in Math and Science, GEMS Project funded by the Malone Family Foundation.
Associated Standards and Objectives
Content Standard(s):

Local/National Standards:

NCTM: NM-GEO.6-8.4 • Describe sizes, positions, and orientations of shapes under informal transformations such as flips, turns, slides, and scaling.

Primary Learning Objective(s):

The primary learning objective is to transform figures on a coordinate plane, mimicking real world planning skills.

Students will also practice important map skills, review different shapes, and calculate area and perimeter.

Preparation Information
 Total Duration: 61 to 90 Minutes Materials and Resources: Worksheet copies Technology Resources Needed: 1 computer with Internet accessLCD projector Background/Preparation: Students should have prior knowledge of coordinate planes, how to plot points, and how to calculate area and perimeter.
Procedures/Activities: