Plot the following coordinates and join them up in order.
(4, 3) (3, 2) (2, 0) (3, -2) (4, -3) (7, -3)
(9, -1) (9, 2) (8, -1) (7, -2) (6, -2) (7, 0)
(6, 2) (5, 3) (4, 3) (3, 4) (4, 6) (4, 5)
(5, 5) (5, 6) (6, 4) (5, 3)
Reflect the picture you have drawn in the y-axis.
pupils have access
to computers then
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Teacher, do your students have access to computers such as tablets, iPads or Laptops? This page was really designed for projection on a whiteboard but if you really want the students to have access to it here is a concise URL for a version of this page without the comments:
However it would be better to assign one of the student interactive activities below.
Here is the URL which will take them to a the self-checking student version of this activity.
See the National Curriculum page for links to related online activities and resources.