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Polygon song

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Understanding different kinds of shapes can help you better understand patterns and how to create and design objects. Let's take a peek at this video to learn what makes a shape a polygon!

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Still a little confused about polygons? Want to learn more? Check out this video and review the different kinds of polygons. Then, test what you know with this practice page.Quadrilaterals are polygons, but did you know there are different kinds of quadrilaterals? Learn about the different kinds of 4-sided shapes in this video!When you stack or put different polygons together you can make special kinds of shapes known as three dimensional (or 3D) shapes! Learn more about 3D shapes in this video. Then, build your own 3D shapes out of polygons right at home with these templates: cube, cone, pyramid!
Shapes are all around us. Shapes help us to construct strong buildings or design fun toys. Understanding the special features of shapes can help us to better use shapes in our everyday lives.

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