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

17 Lesson(s)

### 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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### 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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### Remarkable Rectangles

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Oh, Those Shapes!
Flagstaff, 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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#### Kindergartners love puzzles. This activity draws out their natural curiosity and ignites it in those who don't start school with much. They use smaller attribute blocks to fill in the hexagon spaces on the page and share what they have created.

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

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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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### 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