Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Angles!

 ............. but were Afraid to Ask!!!!! 

An angle is formed when 2 rays come together at a common endpoint (vertex).

A protractor is a tool used to measure angles.

Here are some great resources to help students learn about ANGLES.

BrainPop has a wonderful video for kids on ANGLES. After viewing the video, kids could try the quiz, word find, Q & A, or experiment to reinforce math concepts about angles. Click on the link below.

~ BrainPop - Angles

The Scholastic Study Jams website has some great slide shows that teach students how to measure, classify, and construct angles with a protractor, plus they can learn a cool song about "Tools Of Measurement", and then students can take quizes to test themselves on angles. Click on the links below.

~ Measure Angles

~ Classify Angles

~ Construct Angles  

Here's a short video from the Gamequarium website on angles. Click on the link below.

~ Duplicate an Angle

There are lots of good math books for students to learn more about geometry. Here is a wonderful book about angles. It really is a MATH ADVENTURE!

Sir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland by Cindy Neuschwander


1 comment:

  1. I have a feeling I'm going to love this blog! I'm homeschooling my daughter (5th grade) and LOVE the resources you're posting. Thanks! :)New follower from the Get Wired Wednesday blog hop! Please follow back! Thanks! :)
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