Making new shapes with shapes

Unit 6: Understanding Shapes
Lesson 6 of 7

Objective: SWBAT construct composite plane shapes and use them to construct new 3D shapes.

Big Idea: My first graders have been studying the defining attributes of 2D shapes. They are going to love using toothpicks and marshmallows to present their knowledge of 2D and create 3D shapes.

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Math, Geometry, three-dimensional shapes, shapes, First Grade
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