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Maths Shapes Interactive Teaching

Added: 19 Jul 2016 Contributor: Niamh Edge Resource type: Game

10 interactive animation activities in matching shapes and weights. The 10 animations include polygon sort, 3D shape match, symmetry sort, virtual pinboard, Mr. Pips fruit balance, alien weigh in, triangle sort, shapes and grids.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • explore, describe and compare the properties of 3-D shapes
  • identify, describe and classify 3-D shapes, including cube, cuboid, cylinder, cone, sphere, triangular prism, pyramid

Suggestions for use: Use the animations when on specific shape topic. Use animation as an in-class task for pupils to complete in pairs/groups/ independently.

Meta information

  • Asset type: Online Resource
  • Language: English
  • Rights: All rights reserved
  • Cost: No
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