This concept teaches students the midsegment theorem and how to apply it.
Prove & apply the segment joining the midpoint of two sides of a triangle is parallel to the third side and half the length.
This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Midsegment Theorem.
This video shows how to work step-by-step through one or more of the examples in Midsegment Theorem.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Midsegment Theorem.
To activate prior knowledge, make personal connections, reflect on key concepts, encourage critical thinking, and assess student knowledge on the topic prior to reading using a Quickwrite.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Make a famous fractal called the Sierpinski Triangle using triangle midsegments.
This study guide looks at definitions and theorems for midsegments, bisectors, medians, and altitudes.