This resource includes fun and engaging ways to teach each type of triangle. The activities included allow for student led instruction and hands on exploration!
The following are included:
-Posters for each type of triangle with a brief description and visual: Right, Acute, Obtuse, Equilateral, Scalene, and Isosceles
-Note taking template to include each type of triangle, description, and drawing
-Hands on activity for students to create each triangle using straws or pipe cleaners
-Lesson plan to show how I use each part of this packet
Each of these aligns to the following common core math standard:
4.G.2 Classify two-dimensional figures based on the presence or absence of parallel or perpendicular lines, or the presence or absence of angles of a specified size. Recognize right triangles as a category, and identify right triangles.