Translations, Reflections, Rotations — Doodle Math, Color by Number

Overview

Students can practice 24 questions involving rigid transformations - translations, reflections, and rotations with this print-and-go St. Patrick's Day Doodle Math activity. Includes three levels to practice translations (level 1), reflections across x-axis and y-axis (level 2), and rotations about the origin 90, 180, 270 degrees counterclockwise (level 3).

Why you'll love this

As students solve the levels, they unlock patterns they can doodle in designated spaces to complete a mystery image. At the end of the activity, their solutions become a math masterpiece that's easy to spot-check at a distance. If your students love color by number or color by code, they’ll love Doodle Math!

Standard covered:

8.G.A.3 Describe the effect of dilations, translations, rotations, and reflections on two-dimensional figures using coordinates.

Includes… 8 pages✅ Level 1: Translation (1 page)

✅ Level 2: Reflection Across x-axis and y-axis (1 page)

✅ Level 2: Rotation About the Origin (1 page)

✅ 1 Image with designated sections for doodling. (1 page)

✅ Answer key (4 pages) 

Great for…

⭐ Review Lessons

⭐ Emergency Sub Plans

⭐ Homeschool Activities

⭐ Homework & Independent Practice

⭐ Learning Centers & After School Math Programs

Reviews for other Doodle Math products…

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Christine M. - I put this out as an extra credit assignment...The students who chose to do it seemed to enjoy the "doodle" part because it was different than a typical color by number task. Thank you!

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Micaela F. - “Great resource and activity!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Megan F. - “My kids loved being able to combine their love of art with our current math skill. It was challenging and fun at the same time.”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Teachertom (TpT Seller) - “My students loved this and the timing was perfect!”

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