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Know Your 2D Shapes: What is it Called?

In this worksheet, students look at pictures drawn with 2D shapes and name them.

'Know Your 2D Shapes: What is it Called?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise 2D and 3D Shapes

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Worksheet Overview

This worksheet is about these simple 2D shapes.  

You should learn their names and spellings.

 

Remember this is a square.

 

This is a rectangle.

 

But so is this a rectangle, even though it's been turned.

 

This is a triangle.

 

This is a circle.

 

Look at this picture of a house.

 

 

The wall has 4 sides and opposite sides are equal in length. It has 4 right angles at the corners.

It is a rectangle.

 

The roof has 3 sides.

It is a triangle.

 

The window in the roof has 4 equal sides and 4 right angles.

It is a square.

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