Naming 2D shapes

  • Naming 2D shapes
  • Course: Mathematics
  • Grade: Grade 2
  • Section: Geometry - 2D Shapes
  • Outcome: Name two dimensional shapes
  • Activity Type: Video
  • Activity ID: 4022

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United States – Common Core State Standards expand/collapse

  • K – Kindergarten
    • K.G – Geometry
      • Mathematics

        • K.G.2 – Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.

  • 2 – Grade 2
    • 2.G – Geometry
      • Mathematics

        • 2.G.1 – Recognize and draw shapes having specified attributes, such as a given number of angles or a given number of equal faces. (Sizes are compared directly or visually, not compared by measuring.) Identify triangles, quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, and cubes.

Australia – Australian Curriculum expand/collapse

  • Foundation Year
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Shape

        • ACMMG009 – Sort, describe and name familiar two-dimensional shapes and three-dimensional objects in the environment

  • Year 1
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Shape

        • ACMMG022 – Recognise and classify familiar two-dimensional shapes and three-dimensional objects using obvious features

  • Year 2
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Shape

        • ACMMG042 – Describe and draw two-dimensional shapes, with and without digital technologies

  • Year 3
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Geometric reasoning

        • ACMMG064 – Identify angles as measures of turn and compare angle sizes in everyday situations

  • Year 4
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Shape

        • ACMMG088 – Compare and describe two dimensional shapes that result from combining and splitting common shapes, with and without the use of digital technologies

New Zealand – National Standards expand/collapse

  • 1 – Year 1
    • 1.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 1.GM.2 – Sort objects and shapes by a single feature and describe the feature, using everyday language

  • 2 – Year 2
    • 2.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 2.GM.2 – Sort objects and shapes by different features and describe the features, using mathematical language

  • 3 – Year 3
    • 3.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 3.GM.2 – Sort objects and two- and three-dimensional shapes by their features, identifying categories within categories

  • 4 – Year 4
    • 4.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 4.GM.2 – Sort objects and two- and three-dimensional shapes by two features simultaneously

  • 5 – Year 5
    • 5.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 5.GM.2 – Sort two- and three-dimensional shapes, considering the presence and/or absence of features simultaneously and justifying the decisions made

United Kingdom – National Curriculum expand/collapse

  • KS2.Y3 – KS2 Year 3
    • Year 3 programme of study
      • KS2.Y3.G.PS – Geometry - properties of shapes

        • Pupils should be taught to:

          • KS2.Y3.G.PS.2 – Recognise angles as a property of shape or a description of a turn