Even polygons dream about the grass being greener on the other side. This lesson will challenge students to use their reasoning skills to compare properties of shapes in hope to make them more similar.

Mathematical Domains: Measurement and Data, Ratios and Proportional Relationships, Geometry

Standards: Grade Levels 6-9; 6.G.A.1, 6.G.A.3, 7.RP.A.2.B, 7.G.A.1, 7.G.A.2, 8.G.A.3, 8.G.A.1, 8.G.4, HSG-SRT.2

Topics: Geometry, Similar Shapes, Ratios, Dimensions, Transformations, Rectangles, Polygons, Comparing, Mathematical Reasoning, Translation, Rotation, Reflection, Dilation, Similar Figures

Grade Level(s): 6, 7, 8, 9

Duration: Approximately 1-2 hours

Resource: Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, PDF, Activities