Fourth grade Title I math students taught by Ms. Cuevas at Saint Matthew’s Catholic School in Virginia Beach are learning about angles. The students used pretzels and marshmallows to demonstrate types of angles.

marshmallows and pretzel sticks


First the students demonstrated knowledge of

  • straight lines,
  • right angles,
  • acute angles, and
  • obtuse angles.

pretzel angles


Marshmallow and Pretzel Angles Tree

Then the fourth graders made a holiday tree using the pretzel angles. 

pretzel angles tree