1 introductory 2D shape foldable to help students to make connection between known 2D shapes to 3 dimensional shapes
6 different foldables provided for students to recall different objects that have the 3 dimensional shape of a rectangular prism, cube, sphere, cone, and cylinder. May be used as an assessment tool to assess student on comprehension of 3D shape name.
1 addition activity using spheres and a color coded key.
1 subtraction activity using cubes and a color coded key.
1 subtraction activity using rectangular prisms and a color key.
Activity: Provide students with activity sheets. Isolate each shape to have students become solidly aware about what each shape’s attributes look like such as number of sides, corners, lines, etc. ***you may choose to cut out pictures from magazines instead or drawing them.
Run the 8 pg reading coloring booklet “3 dimensional shapes” front page and following page, front and back.
2 different 3D Shapes Hunt activities. Students can identify shapes and count how many there are.
Shapes Sorting Mats can be used in a Math Center. Use can use the shapes provided, to sort or use shapes counters.
5 large vocabulary cards: rectangular prism, cube, cone, sphere, and cylinder.