Geometric Reasoning

Transformation

Australian national curriculum learning map

  • Investigate the effect of one-step slides and flips with and without digital technologies
  • Identify and describe half and quarter turns
  • Identify symmetry in the environment
  • Create symmetrical patterns, pictures and shapes with and without digital technologies
  • Describe translations, reflections and rotations of two-dimensional shapes.
  • Identify line and rotational symmetries
  • Apply the enlargement transformation to familiar two dimensional shapes and explore the properties of the resulting image compared with the original
  • Investigate combinations of translations, reflections and rotations, with and without the use of digital technologies
  • Introduce the Cartesian coordinate system using all four quadrants