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Tangram Paradox

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Sea Defences

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

This is definitely an activity to try with at least one other person. Talk through your ideas together.

Use some practical equipment like Lego, pipe cleaners or straws to begin to reconstruct the basic shape.