Describe the effect of dilations, translations, rotations and reflections on two-dimensional figures using coordinates. 8.G.A.4 Understand that a two-dimensional figure is similar to another if the second can be obtained from the first by a sequence of rotations, reflections, translations, and dilations; given two similar two-dimensional ...

Big Ideas: In general, when performing a combination of transformations, the order in which you perform them matters. There are certain scenarios where order doesn’t matter. This task builds on students' understanding of transformations. Students will be given several figures that have undergone a series of transformations in order to create a kaleidoscope. Students must provide step by step ...