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88 resources with the concept tangrams

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Tangram Cutout

For Students K - 5th Standards
Challenge the spatial thinking of your young mathematicians with this printable tangram puzzle. Using different sized triangles, squares, and parallelograms, children must figure out how to fit all the shapes together to create a square.
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Fractions

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
If you're planning a unit on fractions, you need these practice worksheets in your class. A set of 44 worksheets address skills such as fractions of circles, comparing and ordering fractions, probability, and number lines.
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Making New Shapes

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Do your young geometers know there is more than one way to make a hexagon? Using tangrams and pattern blocks, they experiment with various methods of creating new shapes out of other shapes. First, they use two triangles. Next, pupils...
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Getting in Shape

For Teachers K - 1st
Students create tangram rockets out of shapes and practice shape recognition.
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Twisted Tangrams

For Teachers K - 4th Standards
Primary geometers create a picture using tangrams. For this geometry lesson, students read Grandfather Tang: A Tale Told with Tangrams, cut out their own tangrams, and choose a character from the story to make using their tangram pieces.
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Area of Tangram Pieces

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Mathematicians calculate the area of a tangram piece without using formulas. They use a geometry journal to record activities during this lesson. They make a set of tangrams and use them to compute area. They use what they discover to...
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Tangram Project

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Tangrams make geometry tangible for students of all levels, and are an instructional favorite from elementary school on. In this high school lesson, however, the basic premises of tangram combinations are extended to an investigation of...
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Shapes Make Form

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Young scholars combine geometric shapes. In this geometric shapes instructional activity, students review basic 2-D shapes and discover how to combine shapes to construct a tangram. Young scholars explore tessellations.
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Shape Hunt

For Teachers K - 2nd
Explore the world of shapes! After free tangram exploration and pair share time, learners describe various patterns and shapes in both the natural and designed world. They investigate the use of tangrams to create patterns and shapes.
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Geometry Practice: Loci and Transformations

For Students 9th - 12th
This resource guides young geometers to create new polygons from others of equal area, compare an image to its reflection and find errors, conduct repeated reflections, map translations, and determine center of rotation. No solutions are...
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Classifying Polygons

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Young scholars classify geometric shapes. In this polygon lesson plan, students use the computer program Geometer's Sketchpad as well as tangrams to explore polygons. Young scholars compare and contrast the different shapes to classify...
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Tantalizing Tangrams

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students explore "area."  In this tangram geometry and measurement lesson, students arrange tangram pieces to find the area of characters presented in a story they listen to on a website.  Website information and related worksheets are...
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Shapes and Patterns- Kaleidoscope

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders create art using shapes. In this shapes and patterns lesson, 3rd graders explore multiple ways of combining shapes to create new objects and art.
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Silly Sammie Seal

For Students 9th - 11th
For this seal worksheet, students match deratives and intervals to their answer.  They match equivalent problems.  This one-page worksheet contains 22 problems.
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Chinese Tangrams

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Learners research the history of Chinese tangrams and complete tangram activities. In this tangram lesson, students complete Internet research to learn the history of Chinese tangrams. Learners construct a set of tangrams, compare the...
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Tangrams

For Students 10th
In this tangrams worksheet, 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...
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Tangrams and Geometry

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore geometry related to real world situations and tangrams. They explore a math website, identify various shapes, draw and describe shapes, read about the history of tangrams, and create their own set of tangrams out of paper.
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Tangrams

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students listen to the story Grandfather Tang's Story, by Ann Tompert, and discuss tangrams. They also discuss the different geometric shapes used in tangrams. After the shapes are introduced, students create their own designs using...
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Tangram Puzzles

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore geometric shapes through tangram puzzles. They choose a picture and use all seven tangram pieces to fill in the outline while describing what the figures look like when they are transformed through rotations or flips.
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Shape Up!

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students investigate measurement through the use of literature through this series of lessons.
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Learning about Shapes with Tangrams and the Net

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students use tangrams, student literature, and Websites to explore shapes.
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Exploring Geometric Figures

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders explore mathematics by participating in hands-on daily activities. Learners identify a list of different shapes and classify them by shape, size, sides and vertices. They utilize tangrams and geometric pieces to gain an...
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A Tale With Tangrams

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students practice geometric and spatial principles through the creation of a tangram puzzle. They describe and identify shapes by folding them into the pieces necessary to complete a tangram. Students attempt to assemble their tangrams...
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Tangram

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore tangrams. In this tangrams lesson, students read Three Pigs, One Wolf, and Seven Magic Shapes and then complete a WebQuest on tangrams. Students explore shapes and rotation during the WebQuest and create a new character...