Spatial Skills Teacher Resources
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Gorilla Girl- Letter G Worksheet
In this letter g worksheet, students complete activities with the letter g sound that include spatial skills, color skills, and phonemic awareness. They listen as the teacher reads the directions to locate the letter g over, under and in front of gorilla pictures.
K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
Developing Geometric Understandings and Spatial Skills through Tangram Puzzles
Students choose a picture and use all seven Tangram pieces to fill in the outline. They describe and visualize what figures look like when they are transformed through rotations or flips or are put together or taken apart in different ways.
K - 2nd Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
My Pet: Lesson 1 of 8
Primaries create a map of a pet in this unusual instructional activity. Once they finish the map, they label pet parts and then use directional and positional words to give a classmate a tour of their pet. You may want to have a special day for little ones to bring their actual pet to class and give another tour!
K - 2nd Language Arts 4 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
My Special Place at School
Young scholars get to experiment with using non-standard units of measurement. They also try their hand at creating a map of a special place at their school. Some excellent handouts are embedded in this lesson, which will make it easy to implement with your charges.
K - 2nd Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Facing Up - Lesson 6
Learners create a map of their face and practice locating different parts using the geometric and measurement concepts they have learned in previous lessons. They reproduce their face and describe it to reinforce skills of measuring and mapping.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Messing With Circles
Students construct circles using the Geometer's Sketchpad software. Given specific specifications, students sketch circles with a compass and paper and then by using the Geometer's Sketchpad. Students compare the actual compass drawn circles to the sketchpad circles.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students use this problem to develop spatial skills. As the students handle the shapes and join them together they strengthen their understanding of the attributes of shapes. This lesson also gives students the opportunity to make up their own puzzles which is good for building confidence.
3rd - 5th Math 3 Views 1 Download
In this tangrams learning exercise, 10th graders solve 7 different problems related to designing tangrams. First, they trace each of the figures shown on the sheet. Then, students cut out the pieces and rearrange them to form each figure and record each answer by drawing lines within each figure.
10th Math 3 Views 24 Downloads
Biodiversity in an Estuary
Students investigate the biodiversity in estuaries. In this estuary lesson plan, students use Google Earth to explore the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve. They produce a biodiversity concept map and portray the life of a plant and an animal in an estuary by producing a poster.
9th - 12th Science 14 Views 55 Downloads
Figuring in Football
Teach young learners about rectangles and shapes they see in the world around them. A discussion about how the world of sports often use two and three-dimensional shapes, from the equipment, to the playing fields themselves. A very good worksheet is included in the plan to help facilitate the instructional activity.
Pre-K - 2nd Physical Education 3 Views 10 Downloads
Rap & Tango
Students compare and contrast rap music with tango music. In this cultural geography instructional activity, students identify similarities and differences in the musical styles. Students also explore the cultures that produce the 2 musical styles in order to discover their shared roots.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 44 Downloads