# Compose Shapes (Kindergarten)

Videos and songs to help Kindergarten kids learn how to compose simple shapes to form larger shapes.

*For example, “Can you join these two triangles with full sides touching to make a rectangle*?”

Common Core: KG 6

### Suggested Learning Targets:

- I can put shapes together to make new shapes.
- I can name the new shape that results from composing two simple shapes.

- I can to use concrete materials (e.g. pattern blocks, tangrams, and shape models) to build composite figures
- I can explain how I compose my shape and name what shapes I used to make the composite shape

Related Topics:

More Lessons for Kindergarten
Common Core for Kindergarten
Composing Shapes

Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes.

Problem Solving Development: Composing Shapes

Describes different developmental levels
within the Composing Geometric Shapes.

K.G.6 Compose Shapes.

What can we make with triangles? a Fish!

What can we make with circles? an Ice-cream!

Tangrams: How to Make a Square

A quick and easy way to make a square using all 7 tangrams. Easy to remember for children and adults too.

Tangrams - How to Make a Rectangle, Triangle, Parallelogram, Trapezoid.