teaching resource

2D Shapes Poster Set

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 16 pages | Grades: K - 3

Use this set of 16 brightly colored 2D shapes with your geometry lessons.

Use our 2D Shapes Poster Set With Your Geometry Lessons 

We designed these posters as a guide for learning different two-dimensional shapes. Student can use these posters to determine the number of sides, angles, regular vs. irregular polygons, and much more!

This resource comes with 16 individual shape posters. They include:

  • Square
  • Rectangle
  • Kite
  • Rhombus
  • Circle
  • Right triangle
  • Isosceles triangle
  • Equilateral triangle
  • Pentagon
  • Hexagon
  • Octagon
  • Oval
  • Scalene triangle
  • Quadrilateral
  • Trapezoid
  • Paralellogram

How to Make the Most of Your 2D Shapes Poster Set

  1. Print the poster and display it in your classroom for students to reference when doing independent work.
  2. Print the poster on letter-size paper, slip it into a clear sleeve, and use it in your guided groups as a reminder.
  3. Print the poster on letter-size paper, slide it into a clear sleeve, and hang it on a ring as a reference tool for a learning center. 

We’ve also come up with bonus ways to turn posters into interactive tools that really make your lessons stick!

🖍️ Turn this poster into a coloring page by printing it in black and white. 

📂 Place copies in students’ homework folders for reference. 

💻 Provide posters as digital resources for virtual students. 

🧠 Test students’ memories by showing them the poster, then hiding it and having them tell you what they remember.

✅ Incorporate posters into your lesson wrap-up: students write on a sticky note what they learned from the lesson and place it on the poster. 

Create a bulletin board display for your 2D unit for students to reference throughout their learnings.

Before You Download

This resource prints as a PDF. Please use the dropdown menu to choose between the full-color or black and white version.

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