Learn Math the Fun and Easy Way with Triangles
Three Connecting Straight Sides Make a Triangle
Triangles have 3 sides. They vary in size and shape. Printout these triangles to find out how triangles look different, but always have three connecting linear sides.
Easy Matching Game
Print out and cut 2 of each triangle. Show your child how to match the shapes.
Reading and learning the names of triangles .
You can teach the names of different types of triangles by using these printouts. For older children these make great reading cards. Print out two of each page and make 3-part cards.
Show your child how to draw triangle shapes on paper using a ruler or straight edge. You can even fold the paper into triangle shapes to cut. Let them cut out the shapes to make a triangle snake.
Use a long piece of tape, sticky side up to make a long worm or snake. Make the first triangle the head.
It might look something like this,
Design a fish from triangle shapes,
Triangles can make cool shapes, such as a star.
Butterflies wings can be made from triangles too.
Make it easy and printout lots of triangle shapes for fun art projects.