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Shape Worksheets – Year 2

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4 shape worksheets linked to the Australian Curriculum.

This teaching resource could be used in a variety of ways when teaching shape. Some suggestions include:

  • pre- and post-testing
  • independent classwork
  • revision
  • homework.

This teaching resource pack includes worksheets addressing the following concepts:

  • 2D shapes
  • 3D objects.

Answer sheets are also provided.

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  • Michelle McGregor

    This resource needs updating – we dont use the word edge for a shape with a curved surface.
    Thanks M

    Comment by Michelle McGregor on August 29, 2016 at 8:33 am


    • Jill (Teach Starter) Jill (Teach Starter)

      Hi Michelle,
      Thank you for your comment. We have updated this resource to reflect these changes.
      Kind regards
      Jill

      Official comment by Jill (Teach Starter) on March 28, 2017 at 1:11 pm


  • Stephanie Took

    Any chance we can have an alternative resource using the word vertices instead of corners? Also in the matching the cloud with the shape activity for the rectangle – rather than saying a shape with 4 sides of different lengths it would be more accurate to say that I have 2 sides that are longer than the other 2 sides…..

    Comment by Stephanie Took on February 25, 2019 at 9:09 pm


    • Kristian Kristian

      Hi Stephanie,
      We have used corners in this instance as they relate directly to the curriculum codes for 2D shapes and 3D objects in year 2:
      https://www.teachstarter.com/australian-curriculum-categories/mathematics/mathematics-2/mathematics-2-measurement-and-geometry/
      https://www.teachstarter.com/australian-curriculum-categories/mathematics/mathematics-2/mathematics-2-measurement-and-geometry/
      Also, in the instructions for identifying shapes the identifiers; “I have 4 sides of different lengths and 4 corners”, are for finding the shape which corresponds to these parameters, not necessarily the definition of a rectangle.

      Official comment by Kristian on February 27, 2019 at 9:26 am


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