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Common Core for Grade 1

Examples, solutions, videos, and songs to help Grade 1 kids learn how to distinguish between defining attributes (e.g., triangles are closed and three-sided) versus non-defining attributes (e.g., color, orientation, overall size); build and draw shapes to possess defining attributes.

Common Core: 1.G.1

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This level is about identifying shapes and the defining attributes of shapes. It relates to standard 1.G.1 of the common core. Students learn about the difference between closed & open shapes, and the defining attributes of triangles, squares, rectangles & circles. Distinguish between defining attributes versus non-defining attributes Build and draw shapes that possess defining attributes. Hands On with 3D Geometric Shapes

The kids had fun using toothpicks and marshmallows to make 3D shapes.

More Lessons for Grade 1

Common Core for Grade 1

Examples, solutions, videos, and songs to help Grade 1 kids learn how to distinguish between defining attributes (e.g., triangles are closed and three-sided) versus non-defining attributes (e.g., color, orientation, overall size); build and draw shapes to possess defining attributes.

Common Core: 1.G.1

- I can explain the difference between defining attributes (e.g., sides, angles, faces) and non-defining attributes (e.g., color, orientations, overall size).
- I can construct and draw a shape when given defining attributes.

- I can sort shapes (e.g., attribute blocks, polygon figures) by shape, number of sides, size or number of angles
- I can use geoboards, toothpicks, straws, paper and pencil, computer games to build shapes that possess the defining attributes
- I can explain how two shapes are alike or how they are different from each other

This level is about identifying shapes and the defining attributes of shapes. It relates to standard 1.G.1 of the common core. Students learn about the difference between closed & open shapes, and the defining attributes of triangles, squares, rectangles & circles. Distinguish between defining attributes versus non-defining attributes Build and draw shapes that possess defining attributes. Hands On with 3D Geometric Shapes

The kids had fun using toothpicks and marshmallows to make 3D shapes.

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