K.G.B.6

Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes. For example, "Can you join these two triangles with full sides touching to make a rectangle?"

 
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Combining Shapes

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Positions and Shapes
Christina Yingling-Smith
Wilmington, DE
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

We can make so many things out of shapes! In this lesson students will use pattern blocks to explore combining shapes to make new shape.

 
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The Making of a Hexagon

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Dawn Gunn
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

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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What's In a Hexagon?

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Know Those Shapes!
Dawn Gunn
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

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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Tangram Turkey

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Thanksgiving Math
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Thanksgiving Math
Cassandra Joss
Sterling Heights, MI
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Kindergartners love using manipulatives; especially tangrams. In this Thanksgiving lesson, children put their building skills to use.

 
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Math Centers - Graphing and Review

Kindergarten Math » Unit: Graphing and Measurement
Kindergarten Math » Unit: Graphing and Measurement
Christina Yingling-Smith
Wilmington, DE
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

In order to pull small groups during math instruction, the rest of the students need engaging activities that they can complete independently. These centers allow students to practice a variety of math skills including graphing.

 
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Common Core Math
 
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