Modeling Permutation Group (SMILE)
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|Mary Margaret Nee, Von Stueben Science Center|
|A lesson designed to teach students to construct equilateral triangles on cardboard; develop the transformation concept with a one to one correspondence; generate the rotation and reflection table; and deduce from the model the abstract axioms of a group. From the Probability and Statistics section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Transformational Geometry, Data Analysis|
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