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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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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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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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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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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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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. In this geometry lesson plan, 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...
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For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore tangrams. In this tangrams instructional activity, 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...
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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
Students combine geometric shapes. In this geometric shapes lesson, students review basic 2-D shapes and discover how to combine shapes to construct a tangram. Students explore tessellations.
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What Is In A Shape?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students investigate the concept of creating different shapes using tangram pieces. They determine a number of combinations that can be used to create different shapes. Each student creates their own set of tangram shapes by cutting them...
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For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students construct tangram pieces. Then they make observations and explore patterns with the pieces.
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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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Countdown Challenge: Tangrams

For Students 7th - 8th
In this tangram worksheet, learners find the area of each tangram shape. Afterwards, they name each piece and find the area of combined figures. This one-page worksheet contains approximately 25 problems.
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Using Manipulatives and/or Technology to Solve Math Problems

For Teachers 3rd
After listening to Grandfather Tang's Story by Ann Tompert your students will answer questions and then use tangrams to create the animal shapes shown in the story and complete a worksheet.
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The Shape of Things

For Students 3rd
In this tangram worksheet, students are provided with 7 geometric shapes. Students cut out the shapes to arrange them into a variety of different pictures and objects.
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Classifying Polygons

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

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders construct tangrams. In this tangrams lesson, 3rd graders manipulate basic shapes to construct tangrams. Students explore how shapes can be combined in different ways and develop spatial sense.
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Introduction to Tangrams

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders listen to Grandfather Tang's Story and examine geometric shapes.  In this tangram lesson, 2nd graders use geometric shapes and rearrange them to make new shapes.  Students arrange tangram shapes to create a square....
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Tangram Puzzles

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students explore the origin of tangram. In this algebra lesson, students form different shapes and figures using tangram. They solve for the area of different shapes without using any geometric formulas, but the idea of tangram being put...
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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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Symmetry and Tangrams

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders build figures out of tangrams. In this symmetry instructional activity, 6th graders view tangrams and identify the polygons included in them. Students divide into groups, identify their tangram pieces, define the lines of...