Monday, February 23, 2015

Flip, Turn and Slide

Flip, Turn, Slide

Otherwise known as reflection, rotation and translation

In Room 10 as part of our Geometry unit we are learning about the above.

Here are some highlights of what we have done/learned so far

We explored, looking around the school grounds, all the time thinking about reflection and symmetry. We took some some photos of both natural and human made objects.

Here are just a few: 


I wonder which ones have lines of symmetry?

We practised using Google Draw to draw shapes, we reflected these shapes, rotated, translated and drew lines of reflective symmetry, so that we would be able to do the same with our photos.

and some Google Draw shapes, this is what we thought:


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