Frisbees in the Coordinate Plane

Lesson Overview

The students will be able to define a coordinate system, label the origin, y-axis, and x-axis, and put points on the coordinate plane. This is an active lesson that will make a lasting impression on your students’ learning.

Multiple days
Lesson Type
Traditional Lesson

Essential Question

What is a coordinate plane?

How can we identify given points within the first quadrant of the coordinate plane?

How are given coordinates graphed in quadrant one of the coordinate plane?

Lesson Created By: Laura Whitener