Shapes: 3D shapes

Be able to describe and work with 3D 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

Downloadable Factsheets

Examples of 3D shapes
Understanding three-dimensional shapes
Three-dimensional shapes

Downloadable Worksheets

Comparing shapes
Shape bingo
Properties of shapes
Sorting everyday shapes
Identifying everyday shapes

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