Shape monsters are a great way to combine Halloween with math! You can incorporate shapes, vertices and adjectives all in one. Have the kids create their shape monster then describe it using math vocabulary and adjectives
Colored craft sticks are labeled with the number of sides each shape has, ie: 3 purple sticks - triangle. The children will choose a color and build the matching colored shape from the sticks. This can be a game using a timer.
-Apply transformations and use symmetry to analyze mathematical situations. -Use visualization, spatial reasoning, and geometric modeling to solve problems. Teaching shapes through various *FREE* activities such as geoboards and shape hunts!
Dinosaur week: Fun & Simple dinosaur activity for kids! Maybe for older kids give each shape a numerical value and have them add how much their dino is worth. Can use with class to compare/contrast amounts, etc.