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Transformation Tease

What are the coordinates of this shape after it has been transformed in the ways described? Compare these with the original coordinates. What do you notice about the numbers?

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Penta Play

A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

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Overlaying pentominoes can produce some effective patterns. Why not use LOGO to try out some of the ideas suggested here?

Shape Mapping

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2
Look carefully at the first two shapes. How would you describe the change?
Try comparing the new shape to A, B, C or D. How would you describe each of these changes?
It might help to talk to someone else about your ideas.