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Activity: Reflection and Rotation Symmetry
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Students test a variety of figures for symmetry by actually constructing reflections and rotations. The link to the tool itself is to a zip file that contains both the activity in pdf format and the corresponding sketch.

This is a free sample activity from Geometry Activities for Middle School Students with the Geometer's Sketchpad.

Technology Type: Sketchpad 
Authors: Key Curriculum Press/Karen Wyatt
Ann Lawrence
Gina Foletta
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Activity: Geometry Activities for Middle School Students with the Geometer's Sketchpad
Tool: Reflection and Rotation Symmetry
Courses: Math 6 Symmetry, Reflections, Rotations
Math 7 Symmetry, Reflections, Rotations
Geometry Reflection, Rotation

Student Review (Not based on classroom experience)
Reviewer: AngieBrock, Nov 14 2005 03:39:08:530PM
Appropriate for: introduction to a concept, practice of skills and understandings
Ability to meet my goals: Very Effective
Recommended for:
Math 7: Geometry in the plane
Geometry: Transformations and symmetry
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