I found that my students had a difficult time describing how a particular
puzzle was formed using the number of degrees for a certain rotation. I
modified it by having the students use language they were familiar
with to describe the puzzle that they created.
Write a folktale
Learn the mathematical vocabulary in the unit
Explore the tangram puzzle and creating their own puzzle
became more familiar with the tangram pieces by using the enchantedmind website.
I assessed my students through class participation and writing pieces.
Some of the vocabulary is difficult for 3rd graders to understand, modifications
might be needed.
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