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Proof as Discovery: Kite Midpo...

Kite (Geometry) 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

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Students investigate and prove a property of kites, and use the proof to make a discovery about other quadrilaterals. The link to the activity itself is to a zip file that contains both the activi...
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Area of a Kite  Math Open Ref...

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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An interactive applet and associated web page that deals with the area of a kite, (a quadrilateral with two distinct pairs of equal adjacent sides).
The applet shows a kite and the user can reshap...
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Classification of Quadrilatera...

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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An interactive Java illustration that highlights specific properties of various quadrilaterals. Quadrilaterals may be convex, orthodiagonal, cyclic, inscriptible, having parallel or equal sides, equil...
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Classifying Quadrilaterals Vis...

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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In this activity, you will visually explore the relationship between several different quadrilaterals and eventually classify them in the form of a 'family tree'. After an introduction to a square and...
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Perimeter of a kite  Math Ope...

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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A web page and interactive applet show how to compute the perimeter of a kite.
A kite is shown that can be resized by dragging its vertices. As you drag, the perimeter is continuously recalcula...
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Tetragon, definition and prope...

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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A web page and interactive applet illustrating the properties of a tetragon (4 sided polygon, aka quadrilateral).
The applet shows a tetragon where the user can drag any vertex to reshape...
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The Kite  Math Open Reference

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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An interactive applet and associated web page that show the properties of a kite, (a quadrilateral with two distinct pairs of equal adjacent sides).
The applet shows a kite and the user can reshap...
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What Is A Kite?

Kite (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This applet illustrates what a kite is.
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Quadrilaterals

Kite (Geometry) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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The user reviews quadrilaterals and the special quadrilaterals commonly used in geometry. After viewing examples, users can interactively test their understanding of the different properties of quadr...
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Proof as Discovery: Kite Midpo...

Kite (Geometry) 
Sketchpad 
Tool 

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Students investigate and prove a property of kites, and use the proof to make a discovery about other quadrilaterals. The link to the tool itself is to a zip file that contains both the sketch and...
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Properties of Kites

Kite (Geometry) 
Sketchpad 
Tool 

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This is a one page activity that includes how to construct a kite on Sketchpad, along with a kite that is ready to be manipulated. The kite sketch is followed by 8 questions that lead the student to ...
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Constructing a hexagon inscrib...

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Flash 
Tool 

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An interactive applet and associated web page that provide stepbystep instructions on how to construct
a hexagon inscribed in a circle using only a compass and straightedge.
The method begin...
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Constructing a regular hexagon...

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Flash 
Tool 

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An interactive applet and associated web page that provide stepbystep instructions on how to construct
a regular hexagon using only a compass and straightedge.
The method begins with a line se...
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Explore Angles of Hexagons

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Drag the vertices of an irregular or regular hexagon, and compare the changes this makes in their angle measures and sums of angle measures.
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Explore Exterior Angles of a P...

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Drag the points on this diagram of a pentagon, and examine what happens to the angle measures and sum of the exterior angles. Java Sketchpad activities, with points for students to observe.
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Explore Interior Angles of Pol...

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Drag the vertices of a quadrilateral or pentagon, and examine what happens to the angle measures and sum of the interior angles. Java Sketchpad activities, with guiding questions for students.
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Pentominoes

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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A virtual manipulative of pentominoes which can be rotated and also reflected (flipped).
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Polyominoes

Other polygons (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Using this virtual manipulative you may: add a polyomino to the workspace; group polyominoes; rotate a polyomino; change a polyomino's color; zoom in/out; clear the workspace
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Midpoint Quadrilaterals

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

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Students construct the midpoints of the sides of a quadrilateral, connect them to form the midpoint quadrilateral, and then discover interesting properties of the midpoint quadrilateral. The link t...
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Quadrilaterals

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

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Investigate the parallelogram, rectangle, square, rhombus, and isosceles trapezoid. Includes an activity in PDF format and a prepared sketch.
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Math Forum Teacher Packet: TI ...

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
TINspire 
Lesson Plan 

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This packet contains a copy of the original problem used to create the activity, rationale and explanation behind the “I Notice, I Wonder” focal activity, and some thoughts on why this activity works ...
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Geometry, Section 2

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Computer 
Support Material 

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A collection of illustrated concepts including problems for students to work out, and standalone word problems. Includes automated feedback. Pre and posttests, answer sheets, additional help, tools,...
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Parallelogram, definition and...

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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A web page and interactive applet showing the definition and properties of a parallelogram.
The applet shows a parallelogram, any vertex of which the user can drag. The other points then ...
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Area of a Parallelogram  Math...

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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A web page and interactive applet showing the ways to calculate the area of a parallelogram. The user can drag the vertices of the parallelogram and the other points change automatically to ensure ...
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Classification of Quadrilatera...

Parallelogram (Geometry) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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An interactive Java illustration that highlights specific properties of various quadrilaterals. Quadrilaterals may be convex, orthodiagonal, cyclic, inscriptible, having parallel or equal sides, equil...
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