2D Shapes

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in maths for Key Stage Two to teach about identifying and classifying 2D shapes by their matching properties

• ## Egg Tangrams

Investigate and record how to create different shapes by cutting and arranging each of the parts into an egg shape

• ## Easter Egg Designs

Select and record a range of designs for different Easter eggs by using combinations of patterns and colours

• ## Easter Egg Puzzles

Complete and create puzzles by cutting and arranging Easter eggs into different shapes

• ## Kitchen Tiles

Identify and record patterns of 2D shapes to match different properties that can be used to decorate a kitchen

• ## Shape Sandwiches

Select and describe the properties of 2D shapes that can be used to make different sandwiches

• ## Shape Pinboards

Identify, record and describe the geometric properties of different triangles, quadrilaterals and other polygons

• ## Shape Labels

Select and record a range of different shapes by their properties including sides, corners, lines of symmetry and parallel lines

• ## Shape Sort

Practise using Carroll Diagrams to identify and sort a range of different shapes by their individual properties

• ## Shape Match

Select and record a range of different 2D shapes to match properties including perimeters, parallel lines and symmetry

## New Teaching Resources for Key Stage Two

• Lengths, Masses and Capacities
Solve a selection of contextual problems by comparing and converting between different units of measurement for mass, length and capacity
• Fruit Cocktails
Convert capacities between litres and millilitres when mixing ingredients for different drinks
• Changing Lengths
Measure different lengths around the school and convert between metres, centimetres and millimetres
• Soup Shopping
Convert measurements between grams and kilograms to calculate prices of foods needed for different recipes