2D Shape Posters and 3D Shape Posters - Real-Life Shapes in Environment

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Use these 2D and 3D Shape Posters to teach your students the difference between shapes. Including posters with real-life examples, students are easily able to place shapes in the environment. Flashcards are also included. 2D Shape Posters and 3D Shape Posters included.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ "I have been looking for shapes that include real-life objects as well. I think it's important students also have these comparisons."


Included in the 2D Posters:

- 1 set of posters including circle, rectangle, square, diamond, rhombus, trapezoid, trapezium, oval, pentagon, octagon, hexagon

- 1 set of posters including all of the above shapes with real life pictures of each as well as a coloured shape.

Included in the 3D Posters:

- 1 set of posters including cube, sphere, rectangular prism, triangular prism, cone, cylinder, pyramid

- 1 set of posters including all of the above shapes with real life pictures each as well as a coloured shape.


Australian Curriculum

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

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

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

USCC State Standards




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⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ "Love having this to reinforce shapes! Thank you!"

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Describe objects in the environment using names of shapes, and describe the relative positions of these objects using terms such as above, below, beside, in front of, behind, and next to.
Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.
Distinguish between defining attributes (e.g., triangles are closed and three-sided) versus non-defining attributes (e.g., color, orientation, overall size); build and draw shapes to possess defining attributes.
Compose two-dimensional shapes (rectangles, squares, trapezoids, triangles, half-circles, and quarter-circles) or three-dimensional shapes (cubes, right rectangular prisms, right circular cones, and right circular cylinders) to create a composite shape, and compose new shapes from the composite shape.


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