What’s included in this 2D Shapes Activities pack?
- Shape Words: Two mini posters – one with cute shape characters and shape names and one with basic shapes and names.
- Shape Posters: 13 full page posters featuring a shape and the name underneath.
- Shape Cards: 13 shape cards featuring a shape and the name underneath in 4-to-a-page format.
- I Can Cards: Each card provides visual and written directions for completing the hands on center activities.
- Fine Motor Skills: Including shape lacing cards, sticker shape activity page, shape tracing pages, Dot the Shape activity pages, cutting practice pages, color the shape and trace the word worksheets, a shape tracing worksheet, and Shape Road cards where students drive a toy car around each shape.
- Shape Building Activities: I Can Make A…playdough shape mats, I Can Build A…matchstick shape mats, and I Can Make a…rubber band / Geoboard shape mats.
- Matching Activities: Snail Shell shape matching activity, Fish Tank shape matching activity, 4-part shape matching puzzles, 3-part shape matching cards, Shape Matching Clip Cards, Match the Buttons activity pages, cut and paste shape matching worksheets, and a cut and paste Match the Shape to the Word worksheet.
- Sorting Activities: Shape sorting mats and cards including basic shapes and objects of each shape.
- PLUS: Shape hunt activity sheets, Shape Pattern strips and worksheets, a 4-page mini book for each shape and 2D shape puppets!
This 2D Shapes Activities pack is perfect for the following learning settings:
⭐ As part of your morning work
⭐ During math or literacy centers during a unit on 2D shapes
⭐ With small groups of students to focus on a particular skill, e.g. fine motor skills, naming 2D shapes, continuing patterns, etc.
How to prepare this 2D Shapes Activities pack?
✂️ Print each worksheet as needed.
✂️ Print and laminate elements that will be used repeatedly, e.g. 3-part shape matching cards, shape lacing cards, playdough mats, etc.
✏️ Coloring materials
✏️ Bingo markers
✏️ Shoelaces or string
✏️ Geoboards & rubber bands
✏️ Toy cars