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Sidewalk Capers

Students create a square with 36 square tiles and determine that sliding several of the pieces both vertically and horizontally, they form an irregular shape that can be tessellated. They are given a variety of curved shapes and use tape and scissors to reconfigure their shape back into a square.

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Resource Details

Grade
K - 5th
Subjects
Math
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Included Materials
  • Project

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