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# Position and Direction KS1

### Tangram Tangle

### Triangle Animals

### 2 Rings

### Turning Man

### Turning

### En-counters

### Olympic Rings

### Walking Round a Triangle

Y*ou may also be interested in this collection of activities from the STEM Learning website, that complement the NRICH activities above.*

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This collection is one of our Primary Curriculum collections - tasks that are grouped by topic.

Age 5 to 7

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If you split the square into these two pieces, it is possible to fit the pieces together again to make a new shape. How many new shapes can you make?

Age 5 to 7

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How many different ways can you find to join three equilateral triangles together? Can you convince us that you have found them all?

Age 5 to 7

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The red ring is inside the blue ring in this picture. Can you rearrange the rings in different ways? Perhaps you can overlap them or put one outside another?

Age 5 to 7

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Use the interactivity to find out how many quarter turns the man must rotate through to look like each of the pictures.

Age 5 to 7

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Use your mouse to move the red and green parts of this disc. Can you make images which show the turnings described?

Age 5 to 7

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This task requires learners to explain and help others, asking and answering questions.

Age 5 to 7

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This problem is intended to get children to look really hard at something they will see many times in the next few months.

Age 5 to 7

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This ladybird is taking a walk round a triangle. Can you see how much he has turned when he gets back to where he started?

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