Polygons! Why the fancy name? By Tiffany Shipley
What do we need to know? • Polygons are any flat, closed figure made up of three or more straight lines with many sides
Polygon • Hexagon
Sides and Vertices • Hexagon 6 sides 6 vertices vertices side
hawaii.hawaii.edu/math/Courses/Math100/Chapter3/Extra/Polygons.htmhawaii.hawaii.edu/math/Courses/Math100/Chapter3/Extra/Polygons.htm Where in the world are polygons? • Honeycomb is a hexagon
Comprehension Questions • What is a polygon? • How many sides does a polygon have? • How many vertices? • Can you think of another place you can find a hexagon?
Works Cited • California Content Standards • http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/documents/mathstandard.pdf • Unit plan standards • Here I have my polygon • lvillage.education.vic.gov.au • Picture of polygons black background. • United Steaming • www.unitedstreaming.com • video clip of polygons in my world • Math 100 • http://hawaii.hawaii.edu/math/Courses/Math100/Chapter3/Extra/Polygons.htm • slideshow of polygon shapes • Macmillan/McGraw-Hill Math • www.mhschool.com • E-Journal for “Be An Architect”