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Surf for More Math


Lesson 4: Recognizing Shapes from Different Perspectives

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about 2-D shapes. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.


Identify and describe 2-D shapes with different dimensions and in different orientations.
[C, R, V]

Instructions for Use

Geoboard Geometry allows students to explore 2-D shapes with different dimensions and different orientations.

To use Geoboard Geometry, create different 2-D shapes by dragging a band onto a peg on the geoboard. Click on the band and drag the point onto another peg. Continue this until you have created a 2-D shape. Try creating a similar shape with a different orientation.