Guess the name of the shape as the curtain opens. Have a race to see who can guess all 6 shapes first! Great for discussing shape properties.

Guess the name of the shape as the curtain opens. Have a race to see who can guess all 6 shapes first! Great for discussing shape properties.

Make a familiar object using shapes. Use the language of shape, position and number while discussing with pupils how to make the picture. How many shapes is the house made up of? The rocket uses a rectangle - can you see anything in the classroom that is a rectangle shape? The rocket is going to fly to a planet - what shape would you use for that?

Make a familiar object using shapes. Use the language of shape, position and number while discussing with pupils how to make the picture. How many shapes is the house made up of? The rocket uses a rectangle - can you see anything in the classroom that is a rectangle shape? The rocket is going to fly to a planet - what shape would you use for that?

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Move the magnifying glass around to discover the hidden shape. Can pupils work out which shape is hidden, by looking at only a tiny section of it at a time? 'What does this corner tell you?', 'Which shape could it definitely NOT be?' A great opportunity to discuss shape properties.

Move the magnifying glass around to discover the hidden shape.

Listen to the shape properties described, then grab the right shapes from the river. Follow the instructions to rescue shapes from the river. Pupils can then rotate the shapes to slot them together on the river bank.

Listen to the shape properties described, then grab the right shapes from the river.

Sort shapes into different types. Ask pupils to sort a collection of shapes, choosing different criteria each time.

Sort shapes into different types. Ask pupils to sort a collection of shapes, choosing different criteria each time.

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