Lesson One – Shape Facts

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their properties. The class can identify and define the meaning of vocabulary words that can be used to differentiate between different 2D shapes.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their properties

Learning Objectives

Identify and describe the properties of 2-D shapes. Compare and sort common 2-D shapes and everyday objects.

Learning Outcomes

I can select statements to describe shapes by their individual properties. I can use tables and Venn diagrams to sort shapes into groups by their properties.

Shape Facts

Teaching sequence to help the children select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their properties

Shape Facts

Activity cards to get the children to select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their individual properties

Shape Diagrams

Template to help the children identify and record how to group sets of shapes by their matching individual properties

What Shape

Interactive activity to get the children to identify and describe different shapes by their matching individual properties

Shape Facts

Interactive activity to help the children select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their properties

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and organise groups of shapes to match statements about their properties

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