Geometry Standard

Standard: Geometry

Read the NCTM Geometry Standard: Instructional programs from prekindergarten through grade 12 should enable all students to:

Featured Topic: Coordinate Geometry

Help students learn about coordinate geometry through various grid activities such as coordinate grid pictures and coordinate grid games such as Capture the Penguins pictured at right.   Younger students learn to graph in the space while older students learn to graph ordered pairs on the intersection of the two lines.


These activities support student development of spatial sense and foster familiarity with the mathematical vocabulary of geometry.

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