California Early Math Project 2020

Create new shapes from a perfect square

 

Perfect Square

By: Michael Hall

 

When a perfect square is cut into smaller shapes there are endless possibilities of what these new shapes can become!

 

Follow Up Questions: What kind of shapes did we see in the book?

 

Suggested Activities: Have your child recreate shapes made by cutting the perfect square.

 

Topics Covered: identify, describe, and use shapes; compose shapes, understand shape positions

 

Suggested Domain: Preschool and TK/K- Spatial Relations with Geometry