Super Shape! [Shape Decomposer with Units of Units]

Activity Type: Small Group
Shape Decomposer with Units of Units

Quick Description:

Starting with one large shape, students are challenged to find a solution to the puzzle by cutting the shape into smaller shapes and recomposing the pieces within the puzzle. For units of units, challenge students to begin tiling by cutting small pieces of similar size and fitting them together in designs that solve the puzzle.

Special Thanks To

Institute of Education Sciences
The research reported here was supported by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, through grant numbers R305K050157, R305A120813, R305A110188, and R305A150243. to the University of Denver. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent views of the Institute or the U.S. Department of Education.