18 September 2000 Vol. 5, No. 38
THE MATH FORUM INTERNET NEWS
Varnelle's Primary Math  Geometry  MathML Conference
Loans & Interest  Dr. Math FAQ
VARNELLE'S PRIMARY MATH  INTRODUCTION TO GEOMETRY
http://mathforum.org/varnelle/kgeo.html
A unit by Varnelle Moore, designed to introduce young
children (K2) to beginning concepts in geometry:
 describing shapes
 making patterns
 building shapes
 rotational symmetry
 line symmetry
Each lesson includes an interactive, manipulativebased
project, technology, paper/pencil practice, and literature
connections.
Helpful links and teacher support extension ideas are also
provided:
http://mathforum.org/varnelle/kgeo6.html
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