Instructional Activity# The Coordinate Plane

Lesson 11. Unit 7. Grade 6 Open Up Resources

Open Up Resources15 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 11, Unit 7, Grade 6. The purpose of this activity is for students to extend the vertical and horizontal axes to include 4 quadrants just as they extended the number line to include negative numbers. Students are introduced to the term quadrant. Students plot and label coordinates using ordered pairs and identify their quadrants.