Reflections on a Grid

Reflections On A Grid
Reflections On A Grid
Reflections On A Grid

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Reflections on a Grid

Students learn how to perform reflections on a grid using straight line graphs as the mirror line.  As learning progresses they are challenged to describe reflections by stating the equation of the mirror line.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to reflect an object on a Cartesian grid using a vertical or horizontal linear function as the mirror line.
  • Most students should be able to reflect an object on a Cartesian grid using a mirror line in the form y=mx+c.
  • Some students should be able to perform and describe a reflection on a Cartesian grid.
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