Geometry for first grade is so much fun! In this packet you will find games and activities that are made to help students have an understanding of shapes that goes well beyond being able to look at a shape and name it. I have included many activities that use several kinds of manipulatives, patte
Enjoy four Lego STEM/STEAM challenge products bundled together for a discounted price. Included in this bundle are other products from my TpT store:
1. 120 Lego STEM/STEAM Challenge Task Cards and Mini Journal:
Enjoy 120 Lego STEAM/STEM challenge task cards! There are 120 challenges, each on their
Math Labels - Organize your classroom with these bright and pretty *editable* labels for math manipulatives! Download the preview file to see a sample of these colorful labels!
20 labels are included:
Base 10 Blocks
American Symbols will help your preschool or kindergarten students learn, understand, and practice using the terms used when talking about American symbols. It also will provide you with resources to make your unit come to life. By integrating Social Studies and non-fiction texts into your daily les
All of the challenges included on math concepts and are ideal for math centers in the elementary classroom. Included in this pack:
-120 math task cards to use with Legos
These are focused on multiplication facts, basic benchmark fraction practice, symmetry, geometry (2D and 3D shapes), arrays, repe
Colorful Tangrams - Special Edition:
Halloween is coming! Here's a fun and challenging activity with 20 different Tangram Patterns. They are great for math centers / stations, indoor recess and early finishers.
There are 2 different types of booklets / math mats, 3 types of additional activities a
This zip file contains SMART Notebook lessons for the EngageNY Grade 2 Math Module 8, topics A and B (also Eureka Math). Lessons include fluency practice, concept development, and copies of the Problem Set pages and Exit Tickets. The fluency pages allow learners more visuals in addition to the teac
Containing 36 enjoyable cards and 2 Tangram puzzles too, this DIY activity project has all that you need to have fun with Tangrams. Each card includes 7 Tangram patterns on one side and their solutions on the reverse side.
The complete set consists of 252 challenging patterns.
Stay organized all year long with these easy to use supply labels! The labels are featured for everyday classroom supplies, teacher supplies, math supplies, craft supplies, and monthly/seasonal items. This label set features two different styles of labels - a black background AND a white b
This directory is a collection of over 200 math games and math tools, each of which can be accessed in a few seconds by saving the file to your desktop and clicking directly on its link. The games are sorted by math strands/sub skills and are listed in alphabetical order along with a brief descript
Colorful Tangrams - Geometry 4
What shapes make up each tangram pattern? Complicated tangram patterns can be broken up into smaller polygonal shapes that are easier to recognize. These worksheets challenges your students to do just that. First they look at the patterns and solve the puzzle. Then th
With young children, picture and word labels help students locate and return items as well as begin to recognize words. These are labels I created for items in my math area for things like geoboards, multilink cubes, tangrams, pattern blocks, color tiles, etc. You can use the tab key to add more s
These cute chevron math manipulative labels are to organize your math manipulative tubs with words and pictures so that all learners have access to them! Let me know if you want me to add any manipulatives that I may have missed! They just need to be printed and laminated then they are ready to be a
Happy Valentine's Day!
This is a step by step drawing lesson on how to construct a heart shaped tangram and unique patterns.
First students have to construct a heart shaped tangram using a pencil, ruler and compass. Then they cut the puzzle pieces apart, rearrange them and construct their own un
This is a bundle of my 11 math related clipart sets! It includes:
- Base Ten Blocks
- Ten Frames
- Tally Marks
- 3D Shapes
- Pattern Blocks
- 2D Shapes
All sets are also listed individually in my store.
All images are in png format with transpa
This is a 28 page collection of games, activities, and worksheets that are bound to keep your kiddos entertained while learning! Included in this unit are:
-4 bingo cards
-tangram pattern along with several different tangram activities
Happy Valentine's Day!
This is a step by step drawing lesson on how to construct a heart shaped tangram and unique patterns.
First students have to construct a heart shaped tangram using a pencil and a ruler. Then they cut the puzzle pieces apart, rearrange them and construct their own unique ta
Ready to print and USE as an ACTIVITY PACKAGE or as an ASSESSMENT TOOL!
Why use tangrams in your classroom?
To reinforce geometry concepts
To develop logic and build resilience
To learn to place self in space
Don't have time to prep for your geometry unit! Use this ready-made activity package wit
PRINTER FRIENDLY and super cute labels to help organize your classroom! Math material labels for grades 2-5 included!
Labels for the following:
- Math Notebooks / Math Folders
- Reading Notebooks / Reading Folders
- Science Notebooks / Science Folders
- S.S. Notebooks / S.S. Folders
Take a Peek Inside:
This unit has been designed to capitalize on the child’s natural enthusiasm for Hallowe’en. The main objective of this unit is the reinforcement and continued development of mathematical skills which have already been taught. The unit encompasses the three main
Tangrams are a great way to introduce quadrilaterals within the subject of geometry. This is an engaging activity that incorporates reading, writing, and creativity within the subject of math. Students create their own tangrams story. Materials included:
-History of Tangrams
Tons of math manipulatives? This label set includes labels for; tiles, clocks, tangrams, pattern blocks, unifix cubes, place value blocks for 1's, place value blocks for 10's, and place value blocks for 100's.
You can print the labels on regular paper or cardstock and laminate for endurance, or pr
Print out 11 tangram designs and pieces that go along with Grandfather Tang. Your children or students can build along with the story. I personally printed two copies, glued one on each side of a piece of construction paper, and colored in one puzzle solid for 2 building levels. Also included is a T
Here are 29 different Christmas/Holiday/Winter themed Tangram puzzles for you to cut out and use in your classroom! Each tangram is on a 3.7" x 4.9" card and there are 4 cards per page. The color tangrams show the individual shapes while the black tangrams only show the whole figure as a sold color.
Tangrams: Totally Tangrams BUNDLE #1 – BEST SAVINGS! – Give your students a fun challenge in math centers, for homework, or in group activities! This tangram bundle is all you need for a fun and challenging (and differentiated!) geometry activity in your classroom!
Here are 4 different Thanksgiving/ Autumn themed Tangrams puzzles for you to cut out and use in your classroom! Each tangram is on a 3.7" x 4.9" card and there are 4 card on a page. The color tangrams show the individual shapes while the black tangrams only show the whole figure as a sold color. The
Colorful tangrams – Tangram polygon game
This download is a fun way of learning how to recognize polygons by using 60 well-known tangram figures and shapes. Students should first find the polygon within the tangram figure, use a few tangram pieces to create this polygon and can as a bonus comple
Math fun for all ages! Tangrams for Chinese New Year includes puzzles for all 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac. Students will love manipulating the tangram pieces (pattern included), developing fine motor skills and knowledge of shapes as they do.
Playing with tangrams is a great way to learn about polygons, explore mathematical concepts like transformations (translations, reflections, rotations) or symmetry and practice spatial awareness, problem solving skills and fine motor skills. The objective of the game is to recreate the tangram shape
Tangrams – Totally Tangrams #5: This Christmas, give your students a fun challenge in math centers, for homework, or in group activities! This tangram packet is all you need for a fun and challenging (and differentiated!) activity!
**Please be sure to read the description below about the in
TThis set of printables contains:
• 5 pages with individual tangram pieces: large triangles, medium triangles, small triangles, squares and parallelograms.
• 2 pages with 3 equal sized tangram rectangles.*
• 2 pages with 3 different sized tangram squares.*
* All tangram pieces have the same sha
Looking for a fun Easter or Spring themed activity to do in your classroom? Check out this easy Egg Tangram set. This set contains 22 different tangram shapes for your students to build out of an egg.
To use these tangrams, first print out either the color or black shapes (6, 4, or 1 per page) A c
This set contains 20 different Leprechaun themed puzzle cards with lots of shoes and other leprechaun related tangram shapes (card size = A6). Some puzzles are easy to solve, others can be quite challenging.
The puzzle pieces are larger than the shapes on the game cards as the pieces are not made
Use these fun Tangram Puzzle Patterns in math centers to compliment your study of the adorable mysteries of Flatfoot Fox.
NOTE: These puzzle patterns are a part of my larger collection of activities to go with Flatfoot Fox. Click the link to check it out.
I designed a heart set that is similar to the classic tangram, with a semicircle, two sectors, two small triangles, two large triangles, and a parallelogram. These pieces are used in over 50 photographed designs. The heart pattern is both in black and white and in red, so it can be printed on a col
Practice making different shapes with these geometric, full-color tangrams. There are 35 different shapes to make on little cards that show the solutions. Students only need to copy the shapes they see, which takes some fine motor control and the ability to copy a geometric shape.
There is a lot of
Tangrams Color Changing Puzzle is an activity to help follow pattern as well as color. Student will learn to follow directions, sort colors and shapes, and use fine motor skills when placing pieces on to puzzles.
Included is a cover page, 7 color changing puzzles, blank puzzle pattern, 7 sets of co
Tangrams for Articulation: Block Pattern Pictures
Perfect for increasing those all important repetitions. Print, laminate and cut out for an interactive resource you can use over and over!
* all sounds & blends (see contents page) :
Colorful tangrams - Geometry 1
Help your students learn geometry the fun way with these colorful shapes mazes and tangram puzzles!
Students completing these worksheets practice identifying geometric shapes and recognizing simple patterns. They also exercise fine motor skills.
LOW PREP! Interactive Color Cut 'n' Paste Tangrams with Sight Words
READ, WRITE & SPELL sight words in a fun COLOR CUT 'n' PASTE Block Pattern Activity.
* First 240 Dolch sight words in frequency order
(Pre-Primer 1-40; Primer 41-92; Firs
This is a pack of ten tangram puzzles which is designed to help students master the skill of simplifying square roots
These puzzles are designed so they can be printed front to back on most printers, giving two puzzles per page. When printed front to back, each puzzle piece will be two-sided, but
What you’ve just purchased is a very decent alternative to “tangrams” and “pentominoes.” Please allow me to introduce you to the wonderful world of “Van Hiele Tiles.” Actually, these have nothing to do with the great educational theorists Dina van Hiele Geldorf and her husband, Pierre van Hiele (but
LOW PREP! Interactive Color Cut 'n' Paste Tangrams for Articulation
Perfect for increasing those all important repetitions - or send home for extra practice!
* all sounds & blends (see contents list in sample) :
10 targets each of CV syllabl
Pattern Block Geometry
Your students will love exploring geometry through pattern blocks with these fun activities, including:
*17 Pattern Block Patterns
*Pattern Block Design Activity
*Chinese Tangrams Activity
*Printable Tangrams Template
*Printable Pattern Blocks Template
This is part of my
This download is to be used for your calendar activities. Students can create patterns for the month or week using tangram shapes that come in 6 different colors. The cards will print out to the size of a standard calendar card that will fit into your calendar charts. This download also includes
Cheechowban is a game that I created this year, that can be used for 1-24 people, so at home or in the classroom.
The Tangram is an actual ancient Chinese puzzle, usually made from wood, reputed to have originated in the period between 900-1200 A.D. “Chee chow ban” (七巧板) is the phonetic way to pro
How are area and perimeter different? Kids discover the answer through this hands-on activity. Measuring and comparing the area and perimeter of shapes assembled in a square and shapes built into a monster of their own creation leads to understanding of the two concepts.
Only basic classroom mater