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Tangram Square – Rectangle – Triangle

A tangram is a Chinese puzzle made up of seven pieces called Tans. Tans are obtained by cutting a square into 5 triangles, a square and a parallelogram.

You can then take the 7 tans and arrange them to create additional pictures.

Download the PDF Files:
Rectangle – Tangram
Square Tangram


Print out two copies of the tangram patterns. Laminate both pages. Then cut one of the tangram patterns apart. Store the pieces and the non-cut pattern in a resealable gallon bag.

To Play:
Have the children match the cut pieces to the outline to create the picture.


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