Fourth graders will discover the building blocks of geometry in this unit: points, lines, line segments and rays. Students will explore the properties of different shapes, including symmetry, parallel and perpendicular lines, and 900 angles. Students will apply their understanding as they learn to sort shapes based on these properties.
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In fourth grade math, a line isn't just, you know...a line. Learn the difference between lines, line segments, and rays in this math game disguised as art practice. As students go through Penelope's drawing, they'll spot the lines as the narrator calls them out and click on them once they find them. Once they're done, they'll have the full picture of geometry basics!
Space control to explorer: your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to build a colony on the moon. Kids must determine the missing dimension to create a city for the newest moon inhabitants. Perfect for practicing area calculations, this game helps players understand the relationship between area and length.