What are 2D shapes?

Explore the properties of 2D shapes from one-sided circles to the eight-sided octagons.

What is the difference between a 2D shape and a 3D object?

Learn the difference between basic 2D and 3D shapes and objects, with BBC Bitesize.

What are the properties of 3D shapes?

Take a look at some simple properties of 3D shapes and how they vary for each shape.

What makes a shape symmetrical?

Find out more about symmetrical 2D shapes.

What is tessellation?

Find out how tessellation is when shapes fit together in a pattern with no gaps or overlaps.

How do I use grid references on a map?

Learn how grid references work, with BBC Bitesize.

How to use directions and turns

Find out how you can use directions and turns to get from one place to another.

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