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#### Lessons for Shapes

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• Exact, Similar and Different - … the congruent shapes from the non-congruent shapes first. Then have students look at the non-congruent shapes to identify shapes that are similar. Pre-Assessment: Distribute Which Shapes are … them to compare all of the other shapes to shape A to determine if the shape is exact, similar or different. 11. Observe …
• Exploring Symmetry - … observe and manipulate several shapes and construct a definition of a symmetrical shape. Students explore their environment for symmetrical shapes and objects that … properties the shapes several properties of for the two expected at this the two dimensional dimensional shapes. grade level. Sorts shapes. randomly. Sorts most of the shapes into two groups Sorts the shapes into two groups using (one or two shapes
• Geometric Transformations - … congruency. Cut two congruent shapes from construction paper. Use an irregular shape. Display two congruent shapes. Tell students that the shapes are congruent. Ask them to explain why the shapes are congruent … by taking two congruent shapes and putting a brass fastener through one corner of the shape. Fasten the shape to a sheet of …
• Arty Shapes - … we call these shapes? What can you tell me about that shape? >Why have you chosen to use that shape? >Are all the … satisfied with their pictures, students glue the shapes in place. Session Two: String Shapes with PVA Provide each student with a sheet … of others'. When shapes are complete students can paint over shapes with dye to enhance their work. Session Four: Shape Mobiles Mix salt … using rolling pins and cut a variety of shapes using biscuit cutters. Each shape needs a hole at the top to enable …