Symmetry and Pattern making with natural materials
Craft and Art Activities for Kids
I'm thinking a good tie-in with math concepts: rotation, reflection....
Art stuff to try
Teaching in Paradise: Transformations!
Ex: draw your first initial in quad 1, translate it to quad 2, reflect it, rotate it, etc
Thinking Maps :: I began using these last year with great results! We loved using them to organize our thinking and they became an important part of our classroom toolkit. I'm looking forward to using them from the start this year.
E D U C A T I O N
Rotations on the Coordinate Plane - layered plate activity
Five days of Real World Math, Parabolas in Mario.
Little Maths Geek
Transformations Notebook Pages
Math 8 (ideas)
Math 5.G.1 - Learning about Coordinate Planes with Mario! This is a lesson put online for her students. It's very, very good! Includes videos and engaging pictures with clear instructions.
Cool School Stuff
FREE Download! Increase math literacy in your classroom! Properties of Parallel Lines Cut by Transversals Classroom Poster.