Studying the Names of 2D Shapes

  • Grade: Grade 3
    Activity type: Printable

Studying the Names of 2D Shapes

Course
Mathematics
Grade
Grade 3
Section
Geometry - 2D Shapes
Outcome
Describe two dimensional shapes
Activity Type
Printable
Activity ID
18217

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This activity is not included in Australia – Australian Curriculum.

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.

  • 4 – Year 4
    • 4.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 4.GM.2 – Sort objects and two- and three-dimensional shapes by two features simultaneously

  • 5 – Year 5
    • 5.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 5.GM.2 – Sort two- and three-dimensional shapes, considering the presence and/or absence of features simultaneously and justifying the decisions made

  • KS2.Y4 – KS2 Year 4
    • Year 4 programme of study
      • KS2.Y4.G.PS – Geometry - properties of shapes

        • Pupils should be taught to:

          • KS1.Y4.G.PS.1 – Compare and classify geometric shapes, including quadrilaterals and triangles, based on their properties and sizes

  • 3 – Grade 3
    • 3.G – Geometry
      • Mathematics

        • 3.G.1 – Understand that shapes in different categories (e.g., rhombuses, rectangles, and others) may share attributes (e.g., having four sides), and that the shared attributes can define a larger category (e.g., quadrilaterals). Recognize rhombuses, rectangles, and squares as examples of quadrilaterals, and draw examples of quadrilaterals that do not belong to any of these subcategories.