Geometry

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All Dolled Up - Cyberchase | PBS KIDS Lab

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This video focuses on putting together, taking apart and rotating 2D and 3D shapes. Harry assembles a doll house for his little sister, and learns how to make a three-dimensional house out of two-dimensional pieces. 

Este video se centra en ayudar a niños para poner juntas, desmontar, y girar las formas 2-D y 3-D. Harry construye una casa de muñecas para su hermana pequeña, y aprende cómo hacer una casa en tres dimensiones de piezas bidimensionales.

Even Bigger Than T. Rex! - Dinosaur Train | PBS KIDS Lab

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In this video clip, children will learn to compare the height and size of the dinosaurs. Tiny and Buddy observe the differences between big and small creatures.

Este video se centra en ayudar a niños para comparar la altura y el tamaño de los dinosaurios. Tiny y Buddy observan las diferencias entre las criaturas grandes y pequeñas.

Number Sense and Computation: To Half or Half Not

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In this professional development video, teachers can focus on the topic of number sense and computation by creating equivalent fractions that represent one-half through the use of geoblocks. This video can be used in conjunction with the To Half or Half Not Lesson Plan.

The Secret of a Good Tower - The Cat in the Hat | PBS KIDS Lab

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In this video, viewers will get inside a termite tower and learn why they don't fall down. Cat, Nick, and Sally meet Terry the Termite and learn about what makes a good termite tower.

En este video, espectadores van a mirar dentro de una torre de termitas y aprender porque no se caen. Cat, Nick, y Sally se reúnen con Terry y aprenden sobre lo que hace una buena torre de termitas.

Bank & Money Field Trip

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Penny and the KidVision VPK Kids visit SunTrust Bank and explore a real money collection.  They learn how to identify money, how to count money, how much money is worth, and how to manage a bank account.  Join them and help to count all the money!

Symmetrical Destruction | Odd Squad

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Help uncover what shapes are symmetrical and what shapes are not. The mayor calls upon Olive and Otto when someone is destroying symmetrical shapes around town!

Lord Rectangle, Ms. Triangle, Gen. Pentagon and Prof. Square - Odd Squad | PBS KIDS Lab

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This video will help children with identifying shapes. Olive introduces the eccentric characters at Shapely Manor: Lord Rectangle, Miss Triangle, General Pentagon, and Professor Square.

Este video se centra en ayudar a niños para identificar formas. Olive presenta a los excéntricos personajes de Shapely Manor: Lord Rectangle (señor rectángulo), Miss Triangle (señorita triángulo), General Pentagon (el General Pentágono), y Professor Square (el profesor cuadrado).

Geometry and Spatial Relations: It's a Perfect Fit (Part 3)

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In this professional development video, teachers focus on the topic of geometry and spatial relations by combining geoblocks to make three-dimensional shapes. This video can be used in conjunction with the "It's a Perfect Fit (Part 3)" lesson plan, as well as the "It's a Perfect Fit (Part 1 and Part 2)" videos and lesson plans.

Missing Reindeer | The Odd Squad

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Learn about plotting coordinates with the Odd Squad. Two of Santa's reindeer are loose and flying all over the world! By graphing coordinates on a map, Olive and Otto try to locate them.

Baby Genius | The Odd Squad

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Learn about symmetry and problem solving with the Odd Squad. When a case seems unsolvable, Agent Olive needs Baby Genius's help to catch Symmetric-Al.

Olive in Another Dimension | The Odd Squad

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Learn about the differences and relationships between two- and three-dimensions. Olive has been flattened in the line of duty, and it's up to Otto and Oscar to get her back to normal.

From 2D to 3D - Cyberchase | PBS KIDS Lab

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This video focuses on putting together, taking apart, and rotating 2D and 3D shapes. In this segment, the kids and Digit make two-dimensional geometrical patterns rise up into three-dimensional shapes. 

Este video se centra en ayudar a niños para poner juntas, desmontar, y girar las formas 2-D y 3-D. Los niños y Digit hacen patrones geométricos de 2 dimensiones convertirse en 3 dimensiones.

Lights, Camera, Teach!

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See yourself through the eyes of your students. What is the quality of your mathematics instruction? What is the power of video, and how can it be utilized in the classroom?

This media gallery includes a session from KCPT's 2018 K-12 Technology Conference featuring representatives from the Blue Springs School District discussing the Making Math Matter partnership with KCPT, Center School District, Hickman Mills School District and Wellington-Napoleon School District. This grant provided an opportunity for educators to be filmed as a component of their professional learning communities established within the grant. This media gallery also includes the first episode of the Making Math Matter professional devlopment series, "Adding and Subtracting Decimals."

Geometry: Tiling the Plaza

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In this professional development video, teachers focus on the topic of geometry by having students arrange pattern blocks to create tessellations and explore geometric patterns. This video can be used in conjunction with the Tiling the Plaza lesson plan.

Shapes All Around Me | Everyday Learning

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This video from KET helps preschool students identify the shapes that surround them every day so that they can begin building a foundation for skills they will need in the future. Children often view shapes as play things like blocks and other toys. But being able to identify basic shapes and how they relate to each other is the foundation for understanding more complex geometrical and problem solving concepts.

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