Math Tangram Cooperative Learning Math Centers

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Grade Levels
4th - 7th, Homeschool
Resource Type
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31 pages
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Engage your students in fun cooperative learning tasks while activating critical thinking and problem solving skills. Your students will work in pairs using two sets of tangrams to construct various shapes. Each card has a primary task, as well as a “BONUS” task to keep your fast-finishers busy while others are still working. This resource has multiple classroom applications and can be successfully used with students of varying abilities and/or skill sets.

What’s Included:

•Organizational and instructional tips

•24 thought-provoking and engaging task cards

•Answer key

•Printable tangram shapes (in color and black-and-white)

Skills Covered:

•Geometry concepts and vocabulary: acute, obtuse, right, congruency, polygons, etc.

•Spatial reasoning

•Visual awareness

•Cooperative learning and communication

•Problem solving and critical thinking

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Total Pages
31 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 months
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