Tooltip
These resources have been reviewed and selected by STEM Learning’s team of education specialists for factual accuracy and relevance to teaching STEM subjects in UK schools.

Shape Activities for Students Aged 9-11

A selection of resources, published by BEAM, for teachers of primary mathematics. They include challenging problems and puzzles, open-ended investigations, cross-curricular activities and resources to practise and consolidate students' understanding of shape and space. The activities, with their mathematical content, are: *Birds-eye view - identifying shapes from above *Circle pattern - connecting points inon a circle to make a pattern *Directions - moving by compass directions *Four sides - making quadrilaterals on a nine-pin pegbord *Hexagon and others - making shapes from congruent triangles *In reflec town - words with symmetry *Looking - investigating the number of squares in a pattern *Shapes puzzle - finding which shapes can be made with two right angled triangles *Slicing pizza - investigating the number of pieces produced by different cuts *Square puzzle - fitting triangles together to make a square *Symmetry challenge - drawing reflections with the mirror line at an angle.

Show health and safety information

Please be aware that resources have been published on the website in the form that they were originally supplied. This means that procedures reflect general practice and standards applicable at the time resources were produced and cannot be assumed to be acceptable today. Website users are fully responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is in accordance with current regulations related to health and safety and that an appropriate risk assessment has been carried out.

Information on the creators and permitted use of this resource is covered by the Category Three Materials - Community Resources section in STEM Learning’s Terms and conditions

Lists that tag this content

Shape, POSTED BY