### Playing with Photos

After taking pictures of my students I cut them in halves We put halves together We really enjoyed putting different halves together!

### Finding Symmetry in Nature (Outdoor Math Activity for Kids)

Exploring Symmetry in Nature: Hands-on math and science activity for kids of all ages using leaves, pinecones, flowers, and other natural materials. ~ BuggyandBuddy.com

### Symmetry Art with Coffee Filters | Make and Takes

We were in need of a simple rainy day art project, and these symmetrical designs on coffee filters were fun for both kids and grown-ups. A wet coffee filter is the canvas for this project, and it’s a really interesting texture to draw on with markers. I think you and your kids will have a … Continued

### Teaching Symmetry to Preschoolers with LEGO Bricks

Preschool math activity that uses LEGO to teach symmetry.

### Compound Words, Descriptive Writing, and Symmetry!

Symmetry anchor chart- a great idea for when kids start learning about symmetry to make with them at home as a reference sheet

### Geometry Unit and Symmetry Activity

I really wish that I would have taken more pictures throughout our geometry unit. There are so many creative ideas out there to help solidify these concepts for kids. A few of the activities we did included: building various 2D and 3D shapes using marshmallows and toothpicks modeling various types of lines using pretzels (for the lines), M&Ms (for points and to create line segments), and candy corn (to show how the lines go on endlessly) creating foldables to remember different types of…

### Wonder-full Inquiry (Learning in Room 122)

Symmetry provocation using Lego-- I would probably use glass florist beads and twigs, though

### Children's Books that Teach Geometry

Geometry was always one of my favorite subjects in school as a student, but as a teacher, it can be a challenging topic to teach. Introducing geometry-focused storybooks is an excellent strategy for helping your

### Symmetry Math Centers | Easy Print and Prep Kindergarten Activities

Easy print and prep symmetry centers for your kindergarten classroom. Work on these skills with hands-on, engaging and fun activities.

### Activities for Teaching Geometry

Teaching geometry and symmetry can be fun! Tons of ideas for geometry activities, geometry anchor charts, geometry games, and geometry freebies! Teach 2.G.A.1 , 2.G.A.2 and 2.G.A.3 with fun and hands-on activities. Resources and ideas for both 1st grade and 2nd grade classrooms! #2ndgrade #1stgrade #math #symmetry

### Symmetry Circles Math Activity and Free Printable -

Kids can learn about symmetry with this free printable circle set that encourages creative learning. Symmetry is one of my favorite mathematical concepts because I think symmetrical patterns are pleasing to look at–do you agree? The printable included with this activity has a blank circle, 2 section circle, 4 section circle, and an 8 section circle […]

### TEACHING SYMMETRY - Kindergarten Lessons

When teaching symmetry to young children introduce new vocabulary with hands on activities, such as the ones listed below.

### Teaching Symmetry

Check out this symmetry self portrait bulletin board from Pineapple Paintbrush . Each child is half photograph and half drawing. I am sure...

### Pattern Block Butterflies Line of Symmetry Center with Work Mats and Task Cards

Pattern Block Butterflies! A line of symmetry activity for your kindergarten math centers. The cards are based on real butterflies and have the name of the butterflies. Students can have fun making the butterflies or creating their own.