Constructive Triangles - Triangular Box

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Constructive Triangles - Triangular Box
Sensorial - Visual Discrimination of Form
Triangle Box 13.JPG
Level Primary
Age 4 +
Prerequisites Geometric Cabinet

Use of this material makes the child aware that all polygons can be made with triangles. This activity prepares the child for geometry.

Presentation[edit]

  1. Take the box to a mat, place it in the upper right-hand corner with the lid underneath.
    Triangle Box 1.JPG
  2. Remove the triangles one at a time and place them randomly on the upper part of the mat.
    Triangle Box 2.JPG
  3. next step
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  4. next step
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  5. next step
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  6. next step
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  7. next step
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  8. next step
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  9. next step
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  10. next step
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Points of Interest[edit]

Control of Error[edit]

Variations and Extensions[edit]

Material[edit]

Make Your Own[edit]

Printable Constructive Triangles available from Livable Learning.

Where to Buy[edit]

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