Learning Goal: Create an informal avenue to assess student proficiency with the Pythagorean Theorem and reinforce group norms from the previous day’s lesson.
3 Act Math:
- Taco Cart (Dan Meyer)
- 5 Practices guide coming in the fall…
- Common Core
- HSG.SRT.C.8 – Use trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean Theorem to solve right triangles in applied problems.
- TEKS (2015-16)
- G.9(B) – apply the relationships in special right triangles 30°-60°-90° and 45°-45°-90° and the Pythagorean theorem, including Pythagorean triples, to solve problems