Students study two-dimensional shapes and three-dimensional objects, linking to both everyday experiences and formal geometrically defined objects.

• ### Shapes and Patterns [PowerPoint TBM003]

40 slides. Explores 2-dimensional shapes (squares, rectangles, circles and triangles) as well as 3-dimensional objects, sphere and cubes. Includes patterns. Interactive PowerPoint Think Bubble Math 003

• ### Shapes, Solids and Patterns

4 pp. Identify 2 dimensional shapes as well as 3D cubes and spheres. Also includes patterns with shapes. Use with [PowerPoint TBM003]

• ### Pdf of PowerPoint on 2D Drawing Shapes

PDF file showing how to use Microsoft PowerPoint to draw 2D shapes for your own resources.

• ### Describing Features of 3D Objects

Game: Child puts hand into a bag to describe features of an unseen object to class. Students guess the shape from the description.

• ### Identifying Faces of 3D Objects

Activity: Painting and printing solid shapes to discover the faces of a 3D solid shape.

• ### Identifying Features of 3D Objects

(2 pages) Activity: Painting and printing solid shapes to discover all the features of a 3D solid shape: vertices (corners), edges and faces.

• ### Template: 3D Shapes / Solids

(4 pages) Printable solid shapes in various versions to create learning activities.

• ### Identifying 3D Solid Shapes

Identify, name and label solid shapes

• ### Cube Nets – Finding Multiple Unique Nets

Encourages students to find unique nets for a cube. There are multiple nets for a cube. Identify and draw them all.

• ### Identifying Nets for a Cube

Find the nets that create a cube from those given. All 11 possible nets are included on the page.

• ### Cube Net A for Construction Activity

Create your own cube using net A.

• ### Cube Net B for Construction Activity

Create your own cube using net B.

• ### Cone Nets

Cone nets can be quite different from each other yet can accurately create cones.

• ### Identifying Nets for Various Solid Shapes.

Identify the net that is not a net for the solid shape. Includes nets for cones, cubes, rectangular prisms and pyramids.