The Tangram is a dissection puzzle consisting of seven flat shapes called tangram, which are put together to form shapes. The objective of the puzzle is to form a specific shape using all seven pieces, which may not overlap.
Tangram was interhouse activity for classes III-V , where Class III was given to make anyTangram figure related to what they observe around them like cat , boat , hut etc. Class IV was given any Tangram animal figure like cat , fish , horse , bird , lion etc . Class V was given anyTangram human figure .
Children enthusiastically participated in the activity and made nice and interesting Tangram figures using all seven different shapes and placed them correctly . The activity enhanced children’s mathematical puzzle solving and arranging skills .