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Describe and work with 3-D shapes like cubes, spheres and cylinders.
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Three dimensional shapes includes:
- Descriptions of various three-dimensional (3D) shapes
- Properties of three-dimensional shapes
- Examples of three-dimensional shapes in the real world
- Activities to practise understanding of shapes and their
What do the levels mean?
Skillswise uses the levels of the National Qualifications Framework, which start at Entry 1, 2 and 3 and then go on to Level 1 and Level 2.
- Entry 3 covers the basic concepts and is a good preparation for starting a Level 1 course.
- Level 1 is roughly equivalent to a GCSE D-G grade in England, Northern Ireland and Wales, and a Foundation level at Standard Grade in Scotland. A useful qualification for many jobs.