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  • Item #: 062172
    Retail: $18.99
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    As if Tangrams weren't challenging enough, now you can try your hand at Double Tangrams. This set offers a super challenge using two sets of foam Tangrams along with a thick book of 100 puzzles. Two things to remember when doing the puzzles – all of the puzzles require the use of all of the pieces, and the puzzles may have more than one solution. The puzzle challenges are represented in black on the front side of the page and a solution is printed in the color of the tangrams on the reverse. The puzzles aren't presented to scale, so instead of working directly on the book you just lay out the pieces on any flat surface. These puzzles are quite challenging!

  • Item #: 023811
    ISBN: 9780764161995
    Retail: $12.99
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    Challenge your problem-solving and shape recognition skills with this collection of 150 tangram puzzles. It includes tangrams in two sizes. The larger set is standard-sized and can be used on any flat magnetic surface like the included play board, refrigerator, or file cabinet. The four smaller sets can also be used on any magnetic surface but are particularly ideal with the playing board (which measures 6 ½" x 6 ½") to keep kids entertained and engaged during times of travel. Puzzles are of all difficulty levels, and some of the more challenging ones may require more than one set of tangrams to complete. The only problem I see with this product is that there is only one board included; kids may just have to wait their turn to enjoy the fun of tangrams! Solutions provided. Hc, 48 pgs. -Enh

  • Item #: 010885
    ISBN: 9780486214832
    Retail: $7.95
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    A selection of the best Oriental and American tangram problems. Range in difficulty from easy to almost frustrating. Solutions (thankfully) are included.

  • Item #: 029626
    ISBN: 9781592690206
    Retail: $19.95
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    This excellent tangram puzzle book contains 120 puzzles in 60 different animal and nature designs. The puzzles are given in two formats - one with lines showing the proper placement of the tangrams within the puzzle outline for young children, and a puzzle with a blank interior for the more advanced student to try to fit all the pieces into. There's plenty of puzzles here to entertain everyone, and just in case you don't have a set of tangrams in the house (we won't tell), they've also included two copy masters to make your own tangrams, one on sturdy cardstock if you would just like to cut them out. Suggestions for use with different levels of children also included. - Jess

  • Item #: 020650
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    Soft manipulatives, made of thick foam, that don't go sliding all over the activity books! Relatively noiseless, tactily satisfying, they are easier for children to work with because they tend to stay put.

  • Item #: 063497
    Retail: $16.00
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    It's a puzzle! It's a card game! It's family fun! A tangram is a square cut into 7 geometric shapes. Each player gets their own set of tangrams. The cards have designs on them that you recreate with your tangram set. There are 3 levels of difficulty. Spread the cards out in the middle of your group; one player turns over a card and that is the design you all race to make! It is fun and fast and sometimes frustrating! Tangrams definitely require spatial skills. The first person to get the design right (you check the back of the card) keeps the card & the first player to earn 5 cards is the winner of the game. Includes 4 sets of tangrams (red, blue, yellow, green, 4"squares, 1cm thick wood) and 200 puzzle cards. 2-4 players ~ Sara
  • Item #: TANGR4
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  • Item #: 010884
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  • Item #: 057807
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    Six sets of seven-piece tangram sets (3.75” square) – blue, purple, red, green, yellow and orange. The activity guide is extremely minimal with an explanation of what tangrams are, how activities can align to CCSS and suggestions for three types of exercises. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 047775
    ISBN: 9780823989218
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  • Item #: 044960
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  • Item #: 062005
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  • Item #: 062004
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  • Item #: 035118
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    Skill level: difficult. This set includes a wooden Tangram puzzle that is about ¾" thick and forms a 2 ¾" square when stored. The included booklet includes 40 challenges, in which the player forms a specific shape with just the outline shown using all seven of the Tangram pieces.

  • Item #: 028323
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  • Item #: 028326
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  • Item #: 028325
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  • Item #: 068135
    ISBN: 9781583247235
    Retail: $14.95
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  • Item #: 018442
    ISBN: 9781449466497
    Retail: $14.99
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    This calendar offers a new tangram puzzle each day of the week and a more challenging puzzle on the weekends. The calendar and included tangram pieces are magnetic, so you can work the puzzle before you even tear the page off. Solutions included.

  • Item #: 069683
    ISBN: 9780735351981
    Retail: $13.99
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  • Item #: 053410
    ISBN: 9781895829617
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  • Item #: 038870
    Retail: $9.99
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    Try a twist on the Tangoes Game with this travel edition, Tangoes Paradox. A magnetic set of Tangrams is included along with 24 puzzles (6 each of 4 different levels – starter, junior, expert, and master). In each puzzle, the player is given two similar looking images and has to figure out the configuration using all of the Tangram tiles for each. The challenge cards are spiral bound within a hardcover that also includes a magnetic board for a playing surface and storage of your Tangrams. Snaps shut for convenient travel.
  • Item #: 018359
    Retail: $9.99
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    Take tangrams on the road! A magnetic Tangram set is included along with 48 puzzles (12 each of 4 different levels-starter, junior, expert, and master). In each puzzle, the player is given an animal silhouette that they must replicate using all the pieces. The challenge cards are spiral bound within a hardcover that snaps shut and also includes a magnetic playing surface for secure play on the go.

  • Item #: 008148
    ISBN: 9781887854016
    Retail: $9.99
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    Think of this as a game format for a tangram puzzle book. It's a fast-paced educational game that keeps you guessing! The objective of the game is to figure out the puzzle before your opponent. Game includes 54 puzzle cards and two sets of plastic tangrams. These double-sided cards have the solution on the opposite side, if you happen to get stumped. All this fits into a compact box. A portable mental challenge!

  • Item #: 020660
    ISBN: 9781580897242
    Retail: $9.95
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    The Sir Cumference series now has a companion book. Sir Cumference Classroom Activities offers 35 activities to connect math to this book series. The artwork, story references, and problem-solving strategies found in the Sir Cumference books are reinforced in the activities of this book. Some of the activities include story mapping, graphing, mazes and codes, and making animals of the kingdom using Tangram pieces. Students practice with shapes, basic operations, fractions, graphing, matching, diameter, circumference, area, perimeter, length, and triangles. Critical thinking strategies are practiced through observing, classifying, and sequencing. Now this series has even more to offer as students can do hands-on math activities while reading books they really enjoy. Reproducible for classroom use.~ Donna

  • Item #: 002219
    ISBN: 9780890515150
    Retail: $9.99
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    If you're looking for a fun yet fact-filled supplement about or introduction to dinosaurs from a Christian point of view, check out this book by Earl and Bonita Snellenberger. Besides captivating, biblically/scientific based facts and information, this activity book includes toys to make, games to play, puzzles, puppets, dot-to-dots, tangram puzzles, and mazes. The black and white illustrations throughout the book are perfect for coloring. The book includes tons of information about what makes a dinosaur, how fossils are made and restored, the history of dinosaurs and fossil hunting, faults in the evolution theory, Creation (in six, 24-hour days), the different types of dinosaurs and features their bodies had, Noah's flood, and more. The information is plentiful and, with the dozens of accompanying hands-on activities, students will have lots of fun as they learn the basics about dinosaur life and the different types of dinosaurs. As a bonus, a glossy, 2-page poster is included that pictures and identifies some of the most amazing dinosaurs. The book is not reproducible, so any patterns that must be cut out have a blank back and students can color, complete puzzles, and read directly from the book. 128 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 036654
    ISBN: 9781887854504
    Retail: $26.99
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    The name may say Junior, but I bet any tangram puzzler would be excited to get their hands on this snazzy, all-in-one puzzle case with magnetic pieces! Some of the greatest advantages of this set are that the tangrams and cards are extra-big for little hands, and all the cards and pieces store inside the magnetic playing surface. The set includes 12 double-sided puzzle cards, with one side containing easier Level 1 puzzles and the other side featuring more difficult Level 2 Puzzles. The same picture is depicted on both sides of the card, but Level 1 shows the puzzle broken apart into separate puzzle pieces, so younger children can match up the pieces to see how they fit together, while Level 2 is more of a blank silhouette where puzzlers have to decide how the tangram pieces fit into the shape. The cards are sturdy, and the puzzles are "life-sized" to fit the actual magnetic tangram blocks, so kids can just fit the card into the top of the case and begin puzzling! For more hours of Tangoes Jr. fun, there are three additional Puzzle Packs. Available in three themes (Animals, People, and Objects), each pack contains 10 double-sided cards with the same format as the ones described above. These puzzles build fine motor skills, visual discrimination, cognitive abilities, and pre-math and artistic skills, besides just being plain old fun!

  • Item #: 045169
    ISBN: 9781887854146
    Retail: $12.99
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    Tangoes is a fun puzzle game in which players must use tangram pieces (various random shapes) to make specific objects and shapes shown on puzzle cards. It's a fun game that develops creative thinking and problem-solving skills. Usually (like in the original Tangoes), players use only 7 tangram pieces to solve the puzzles, but in this double edition, there are 14 pieces that must be used! This makes the challenges even more fun as there are more pieces and puzzle options. This great set includes 112 puzzle cards which show the final shape that must be made (the solutions are on the back of the cards). There are also two sets of 14 puzzle pieces so two people can play at once! All this is stored in a durable case, which is perfect for on-the-go use. Double the fun of Tangoes!

  • Item #: 018360
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  • Item #: 018365
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