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More Lessons for Kindergarten

Common Core for Kindergarten

Examples, solutions, 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

- 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

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.

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