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# Shapes All Around Us

## Shapes All Around Us by Scoilnet

Play great games with polygons, learn how triangles are used in construction and discover 2D and 3D shapes.

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### Antoni Gaudi

http://www.greatbuildings.com/architects/Antoni_Gaudi.html Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

See how Antoni Gaudi distorted shapes in his wonderful buildings. Click on his name to get a list of buildings to view.

1-2 3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### What Are Tessellations?

http://www.coolmath.com/lesson-tessellations-1.htm Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Find out about shapes in tessellations and how to make some of your own!

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### 3-D Maze

http://www.coolmath-games.com/maze3d/index.html Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

See how a 3-D maze looks. Decide on whether you would like hexagonal or square rooms and find your way through them! Several games to play.

3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Buzzing with Shapes!

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/buzz/buzz.html Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Click for a number, drop the number onto the shape with that many sides. First to fill a line wins!

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Breaking Down Polygons

http://www.xtec.es/centres/b7004955/ciencia/english/desc.htm Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

A number of great games with polygons! See how many ways you can put shapes together.

3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Assemble The Square!

http://www.apples4theteacher.com/square.html Added: 05 Jun 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Drag the pieces to make the square! Very basic Maths activity. (Contains advertising.)

1-2 3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 2-D Shapes

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

#### Geometric Shapes

An article about Geometric shapes and how they feature in the world around us.

#### Shape Colouring Worksheets

Here are colouring worksheets, where you colour based on the shape. Select shape in the drop down menu to select the correct worksheets.

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