Lesson Plan

Graphing Quadratic Equations from the Vertex Form

Curated and Reviewed by Lesson Planet

Graphing doesn't need to be tedious!  When pupils understand key features and transformations, graphing becomes efficient. This lesson plan connects transformations to the vertex form of a quadratic equation. 

20 Views 12 Downloads
CCSS: Designed
Additional Tags
Instructional Ideas
  • Use board work or pair-and-share strategies to check for understanding
  • Have individuals make a table of values comparing the parent function to a translated function
Classroom Considerations
  • Students should be be familiar with transformations prior to this lesson
  • The 17th installment of a 26-part series
  • Progression of the lesson is well designed
  • Handouts, keys, and a detailed teacher guide are included
  • Opener and exit ticket are provided
  • None