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Learning Exercise: Transformania

Title:
Transformania
Material:
Description:
Students will explore transformations through the works of M.C. Escher.
Course: Geometry

Info

Submitted by:
Jennifer Johnke
Date Last Modified:
January 16, 2006

Exercise

Categories

Audience

  • High School

Topics

Transformations, Tessellations and M.C. Escher

Requirements

1. Properties of basic geometric figures

2. Basic knowledge of the coordinate plane

3. Basic computer skills

Learning Objectives

1. Students will identify reflections, rotations, translations, and dilations

2. Students will work with transformations in the coordinate plane

3. Students will use software to investigate transformations

4. Students will familiarize themselves with the works of M.C. Escher

5. Students will complete a project using transformations