Know Those Geometry Definitions

By Marilyn Mears on Apr 24, 2017

This lesson gives students a chance to demonstrate their understanding of geometric terms and their precise definitions. 

Materials

Geometry definitions worksheet

  • magnetic white boards
  • strips of refrigerator magnet in different lengths
  • magnetic circles

Procedure

  1. Teacher gives a definition orally and then student illustrates the definition on his magnetic or Wheatley board.  
  2. Student then gives the word that goes with the definition.
  3. Student describes his illustration to the rest of the class. Attached is a list of words and definitions that a teacher might use. 

 

Teaching Geometry collage