# TED Talk: House of the Future

The TED Talk: House of the Future Project is designed to apply geometric reasoning to complete geometric constructions and then explain how they work. The project will require approximately four weeks.

- Getting to Know the Project
- The Scenario and Challenge
- Common Core Standards for TED Talk: House of the Future
- Project Kickoff
- Form Teams and Get Started
- Key Geometry Concepts Necessary for Floor Plans. Identify Research Tasks
- Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
- Brainstorm Floor Plans
- Equations of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
- Begin Drawing Floor Plans
- Complete Floor Plan
- Check Progress/Evaluation on Team Performance. Practice and Refine Product
- Triangles
- Begin Models
- Polygon Angle-Sum Theorem
- Begin Sketches of House of the Future
- Work Day
- Prepare for TED-like Talk
- Prepare Final Draft of Presentation
- Presentation Days