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Math Mosaic

Math Mosaic Large

Students share a few of their favorite things with this terrific triangle project. Try it with other shapes too—circles, squares, pentagons, hexagons, or even student-created shapes.

Materials:

Helpful Resources:

  • Scissor Caddies
  • Teachers Scissors
  • Kids Scissor Packs

 

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Math Mosaic Step 1

Step 1
On the construction paper, draw an outline of a prized possession.

Math Mosaic Step 2

Step 2
Cut paper scraps into small triangles and glue them inside the outline, leaving space between each piece.

Math Mosaic Step 3

Step 3
If desired, cut a large triangle from the paper scraps, write why this particular object is important to you, and glue it to the side of the picture.

Adult supervision is recommended when children use scissors.
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