# Resources tagged with: Visualising

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##### Other tags that relate to Put Yourself in a Box
Practical Activity. GeoGebra. Tangram. Games. Working systematically. Generalising. Visualising. Interactivities. Cubes & cuboids. Squares.

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### World of Tan 17 - Weather

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the house?

### World of Tan 19 - A Circular Problem

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of this teacup?

### World of Tan 2 - Little Ming

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Little Ming?

### Tangram Browser

##### Age 7 to 11

Explore our selection of interactive tangrams. Can you use the tangram pieces to re-create each picture?

### World of Tan 27 - Sharing

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Little Fung at the table?

### World of Tan 11 - the Past, Present and Future

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the telescope and microscope?

### World of Tan 8 - Sports Car

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the sports car?

### World of Tan 29 - the Telephone

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the telephone?

### World of Tan 10 - Butterflies

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the butterfly?

### World of Tan 13 - A Storm in a Tea Cup

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the convex shapes?

### World of Tan 14 - Celebrations

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Little Ming and Little Fung dancing?

### The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: the Importance of Instruction.

##### Age 5 to 11

This article looks at levels of geometric thinking and the types of activities required to develop this thinking.

### Put Yourself in a Box

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

A game for 2 players. Given a board of dots in a grid pattern, players take turns drawing a line by connecting 2 adjacent dots. Your goal is to complete more squares than your opponent.

### Endless Noughts and Crosses

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

An extension of noughts and crosses in which the grid is enlarged and the length of the winning line can to altered to 3, 4 or 5.

### Counter Roundup

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

A game for 1 or 2 people. Use the interactive version, or play with friends. Try to round up as many counters as possible.

### World of Tan 3 - Mah Ling

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Mah Ling?

### World of Tan 21 - Almost There Now

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the lobster, yacht and cyclist?

### World of Tan 25 - Pentominoes

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the people?

### Go Moku

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

A game for two players on a large squared space.

### World of Tan 16 - Time Flies

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the candle?

### World of Tan 15 - Millennia

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the numbers?

### World of Tan 18 - Soup

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Mah Ling and Chi Wing?

### World of Tan 12 - All in a Fluff

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the rabbits?

### World of Tan 24 - Clocks

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the clock?

### World of Tan 28 - Concentrating on Coordinates

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the playing piece?

### World of Tan 26 - Old Chestnut

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the brazier for roasting chestnuts?

### World of Tan 20 - Fractions

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the chairs?

### World of Tan 1 - Granma T

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Granma T?

### World of Tan 22 - an Appealing Stroll

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the child walking home from school?

### World of Tan 5 - Dragon

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the dragon?

### World of Tan 4 - Monday Morning

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Wai Ping, Wu Ming and Chi Wing?

### World of Tan

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Read about the adventures of Granma T and her grandchildren in this series of stories, accompanied by interactive tangrams.

### World of Tan 9 - Animals

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the camel and giraffe?

### World of Tan 30 - Logical Thinking

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you logically construct these silhouettes using the tangram pieces?

### World of Tan 6 - Junk

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the silhouette of the junk?

### World of Tan 7 - Golden Goose

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the plaque design?

### Twice as Big?

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Investigate how the four L-shapes fit together to make an enlarged L-shape. You could explore this idea with other shapes too.

### Right or Left?

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Which of these dice are right-handed and which are left-handed?

### Square to L

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Find a way to cut a 4 by 4 square into only two pieces, then rejoin the two pieces to make an L shape 6 units high.

### Diagrams

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

A group activity using visualisation of squares and triangles.

### Seeing Squares

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Players take it in turns to choose a dot on the grid. The winner is the first to have four dots that can be joined to form a square.

### Square Surprise

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Why do you think that the red player chose that particular dot in this game of Seeing Squares?

### Seeing Squares for Two

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Seeing Squares game for an adult and child. Can you come up with a way of always winning this game?

### Three Squares

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

What is the greatest number of squares you can make by overlapping three squares?

### How Would We Count?

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

An activity centred around observations of dots and how we visualise number arrangement patterns.

### Trace the Edges

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

On which of these shapes can you trace a path along all of its edges, without going over any edge twice?

### How Many?

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Have a look at these photos of different fruit. How many do you see? How did you count?

### Fractional Triangles

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Use the lines on this figure to show how the square can be divided into 2 halves, 3 thirds, 6 sixths and 9 ninths.

### Sea Defences

##### Age 7 to 14Challenge Level

These are pictures of the sea defences at New Brighton. Can you work out what a basic shape might be in both images of the sea wall and work out a way they might fit together?

### Reef and Granny

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Have a look at what happens when you pull a reef knot and a granny knot tight. Which do you think is best for securing things together? Why?