Model shapes in the world by building shapes from components (e.g., sticks and clay balls) and drawing shapes.

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Building Shapes- Review of 2D Shapes

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Wilmington, DE
Environment: Urban

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What do students love more than building? Building with marshmallows! In this lesson, students get to build shapes with marshmallows and toothpicks.

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Kindergarten Math » Unit: Geometry
Cold Spring, MN
Environment: Rural

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Remarkable Rectangles

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban

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The Making of a Hexagon

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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What's In a Hexagon?

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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Super Squares!

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban

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This lesson provides an overview of squares, along with a chance to create actual squares and an opportunity to illustrate objects shaped like squares.

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Kindergarten Math » Unit: Geometry
Cold Spring, MN
Environment: Rural

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There's Nothing to Sphere!

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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2-D & 3-D Shapes Centers

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Wilmington, DE
Environment: Urban

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Rockin Rhombuses!

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban

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Rhombus, the mathematically correct term for "diamond" is the focus of this interactive lesson.

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Kindergarten Math » Unit: Geometry
Cold Spring, MN
Environment: Rural

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An important Common Core standard for kindergarten is comparing and identifying characteristics of shapes. This hands-on lesson will help students develop your students' understanding of 3D shapes and the plane shapes that compose them.

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Kindergarten Math » Unit: Geometry
Cold Spring, MN
Environment: Rural

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Tremendous Triangles!

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban

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Spectacular Circles!

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban

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Math Centers: Basic 2-D Shapes

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Wilmington, DE
Environment: Urban

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Common Core Math