This pack has "Shapes Galore...for the Common Core!" In this shape unit you will find activities to teach your little mathematicians the new common core standards for 2D and 3D shapes. You will also find activities that will encourage your children to explore shapes by composing new shapes and by finding shapes all around, also common core standards. In this pack you will find:
*a shapes anchor chart that highlights each of the common core standards.
*cute word cards for each shape to be used to make anchor charts for each shape.
*a student non-fiction book for writing about each shape as they learn the information.
*2 roll graphs...one for 2D shapes and one for 3D shapes.
*shapes to sort and a recording sheet to list the various ways the shapes were sorted.
*a T Rex craftivity to demonstrate a triangle is a triangle no matter which way it’s turned.
*large color shapes to demonstrate how to use simple shapes to compose other shapes.
*student sized simple shapes to compose other shapes and a recording sheet to show their thinking.
*large and student sized shape hunt tree maps for finding shapes in the environment.
*a shape number line mystery game.
*large and student sized venn diagrams for comparing various shapes.
*4 cut, stack, staple, read readers for shapes in the environment.
*flow maps for how to draw with shapes (connection to the book Mouse Shapes).
*a book for children to draw the shapes using the flow maps.
*flow map book for children to create their own flow maps using shapes.
*mouse shapes glyph and data analysis activities.
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