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3D Shapes

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in maths for Key Stage Two to teach about investigating the properties of 3D shapes

  • Easter Chick Baskets

    Easter Chick Baskets

    Select and shape materials to make a picture of a baby chick to add to an Easter basket filled with chocolate eggs

  • Easter Flower Baskets

    Easter Flower Baskets

    Shape and decorate the net of a cube shape to make an Easter basket that can hold some chocolate eggs

  • 3D Shape Tags

    3D Shape Tags

    Practise building models of different 3D shapes adding labels to describe their matching properties

  • Valentine Boxes

    Valentine Boxes

    Use nets of cube and cuboid shapes to make and decorate boxes to hold Valentine’s Day gifts

  • Christmas Presents

    Christmas Presents

    Fold and decorate nets of cube and cuboid shapes to build a range of 3D Christmas tree decorations

  • Circus Animals
    Write a discussion text to outline some of the arguments for and against an animal welfare issue
  • Chocolate Debate
    Hold a class debate to identify and explain the benefits and disadvantages of eating chocolate
  • Story Swaps
    Practise writing and editing an alternative version of a traditional story by swapping characters, settings and plot events
  • Story Swap Writing
    Draft and edit an alternative version of a traditional tale to match the original text genre and style