Elementary School Resource: Definition of an Angle by Math Open Reference
Elementary School Resource
Definition of an Angle
This web page presents an angle that the user can adjust by dragging the end points of the line segments forming the angle. As the image changes, it shows the angle measure and a message that indicates which type of angle it is. The message and angle measures can be turned off to facilitate classroom discussion. This page also discusses basic, but necessary vocabulary used in describing angles.
Related NY State Academic Standards: 4.MD.5, MST3.4.G.8
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