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2D and 3D Figure Cards

Free | 20 pages (PDF)|Grades: 1 - 6

A set of 2D and 3D figure cards to assist with your students’ understanding of shapes and their properties.

Use this set of 20 figure cards to help your students identify different figures by name and sort according to their properties. They can be used in whole group, small group or maths center activities. Simply print and laminate for durability.

This resource includes the following 2D and 3D figures:

  • circle
  • square
  • rectangle
  • equilateral triangle
  • right-angled triangle
  • pentagon
  • hexagon
  • heptagon
  • octagon
  • nonagon
  • decagon
  • rhombus
  • trapezium
  • sphere
  • square based pyramid
  • triangular prism
  • rectangular prism
  • cylinder
  • cube
  • cone.

  National Curriculum Curriculum alignment

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