# Alternate and Interior Angles in Parallel Lines

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• Lesson Plan
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• Differentiated Worksheet

# Alternate and Interior Angles in Parallel Lines

Students learn how to recognise and calculate alternate and interior angles in parallel lines.  As learning progresses they are combine multiple angle properties within a single problem.  More able students learn how to prove corresponding angles using alternate and interior angles.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to recognise and calculate alternate angles.
• Most students should be able to recognise and calculate alternate and interior angles.
• Some students should be able to combine interior and corresponding angle properties with other angle properties within a single problem.
##### Scheme of Work Link
Angles in Parallel Lines and Polygons

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