Graph Transformations: Translations – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on graph transformations that looks at how to draw and recognise graph translations. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To be able to translate graphs.
  • To recognise graph translations.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE higher tier students. It could also be used with high ability Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Graph Transformations: Translations’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Graph Translations Introduction
  • Vertical Graph Translation Example
  • Horizontal Graph Translation Example
  • Student Worksheet on Graph Transformations: Translations
  • Graphs Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the third lesson in the Advanced Graphs unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: