Explore geometry and fractions with this free Pattern Blocks app.
In this 3-Minute Classroom Problem Solver video, SimpleK12 edtech trainer Monica Burns explains how to teach with the Pattern Blocks app. This app is available in a variety of ways. Select the web app for use on a computer or chromebook, or go to the Apple, Windows, or Chrome web store for use on your handheld devices.
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Watch as Monica navigates the web app and covers how you can use pattern blocks to help students understand basic geometry and algebra concepts. With an unlimited amount of shapes and options available, your students have the opportunity to visualize any combination.
Can you see yourself using this app in the classroom? Let me know what you think about it in a comment on this article.
Help students understand geometric concepts with this free pattern blocks app.
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About Our “Pattern Blocks” Presenter
Monica Burns is an Education Consultant, EdTech Blogger, and Apple Distinguished Educator. Monica works with teachers to make technology integration exciting and accessible at all grade levels. She has conducted well over 40 unique training sessions for SimpleK12, click here to take a look at more videos from Monica.
About the Author
Kimber Thompson is a Lead Moderator for SimpleK12 webinars and a Contributing Editor for SimpleK12.com. She writes frequently about education topics, and is passionate about tools and techniques that inspire young learners. You may reach her with ideas and comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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