A sorting game to use in the classroom when identifying the properties of 2D shapes and 3D objects.
Use this teaching resource during numeracy group activities to help students identify and compare 2D shapes and 3D objects.
Individually, or in small groups, students sort the cards into two groups, 2D shapes and 3D objects. Once the cards have been sorted, students then match the pictures with their names.
Print, cut and laminate a class set of cards and store in a zip-loc bag.
This resource includes the following shapes:
- triangular prism
- square based pyramid
- hexagonal prism
- triangular based pyramid
- rectangular prism.
Three blank cards have also been included to add more shapes as a class.How do I print this teaching resource?
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Australian Curriculum alignment
- Mathematics > Year 2 > Measurement and Geometry > Shape > ACMMG042
Describe and draw two-dimensional shapes, with and without digital technologiesElaborationsidentifying key features of squares, rectangles, triangles, kites, rhombuses and circles, such as straight li...
- Mathematics > Year 2 > Measurement and Geometry > Shape > ACMMG043
Describe the features of three-dimensional objectsElaborationsidentifying geometric features such as the number of faces, corners or edges (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)(View this ...
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Comments & Reviews
This resource now includes hexagon, trapezium, oval, kite, parallelogram, rhombus, rectangular prism, cone and sphere.
Addition by Victoria (Teach Starter) 26th Feb, 2017
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