Taking Shape

Activities to develop geometric and spacial thinking

Activites to Develop Geometric and Spatial Thinking

Website Access

Access to lessons, line masters, videos, photo banks, and other supplementary materials

  • Copyright: 2016
  • Publisher: Pearson Canada
  • Grade: K - 2
  • Author: Joan Moss, Catherine D. Bruce, Bev Caswell, Tara Flynn, Zachary Hawes

Enrich Your Geometry Curriculum and Extend Your Students’ Spatial Reasoning

Research shows that children with good spatial skills perform better in mathematics overall. This research-based resource is a unique blend of professional learning and classroom activities. It includes:

  • 32 field-tested and research-based activities designed to appeal to young children
  • Guided lesson plans, including 15 videos, that serve as models for best practice in instruction
  • Tips on observing, questioning, and assessing young children’s geometric and spatial thinking
  • Free access to website with videos, curriculum correlations, line masters, and observation guides
Professional Learning Service (workshop) - Coming Fall 2016