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Tangrams: exploring quadrilaterals
Uses tangram pieces to explore examples and non-examples of quadrilaterals. Challenges students to keep exploring by creating different quadrilaterals with different numbers of tangram pieces.
|Year level(s)||Year 1|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Teaching strategies|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Targeted teaching|
|Keywords||triangles, trapezium, parallelogram, square, quadrilateral, vertices, examples, non-examples, problem-solving, explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Geometry, Build understanding|
|Topics||Shapes and objects|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMMG022 Recognise and classify familiar two-dimensional shapes and three-dimensional objects using obvious features
|National numeracy learning progression||
Understanding geometric properties
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