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Shape Walk

In search of a shape:

Go for a walk in search of a shape. Look closely at things around you and bring a camera along to capture the shapes you see. We used a QuickTake camera on our walk, then we put our pictures into Kid Pix and outlined the shapes. -Kathy, Vicky and Marjie
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Shapes cluster logo (7k)This activity is included in the Shapes cluster developed with K-2 teachers at the Ross School in San Francisco.

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What shapes are most common? Where are squares found in nature? Which is easier, finding shapes in natural or human made structures? Imagine a place that is made out of only one shape, draw a picture and write about this place.

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