Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size. (Standard #: MAFS.K.G.1.2)

4 Original Tutorials
2 Other Resources

Original Tutorials

Circus Fun: The Search for Circles

Learn the attributes, or characteristics, of a circle in this interactive tutorial.

Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial

The Search for Shapes: Recognizing Rectangles and Squares

Identify and name rectangles and squares based on their defining attributes, even if theyhave different sizes or positions.Join King Geo and his scout, Quad, as they search for rectangles and squares in this interactive tutorial. This is part of a series on the defining attributes of shapes. Click the links below. "The Search for Shapes: Tracking Triangles" The Search for Shapes: Recognizing Rectangles and Squares" "The Search for Shapes: Exploring Hexagons"

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Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial

The Search for Shapes: Exploring Hexagons

Help find hexagons based on their defining attributes for King Geo in this interactive tutorial. Learn what makes a hexagon a hexagon. This is part of a series on the defining attributes of shapes. Click the links below. "The Search for Shapes: Tracking Triangles" "The Search for Shapes: Recognizing Rectangles and Squares" "The Search for Shapes: Exploring Hexagons"

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Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial

The Search for Shapes: Tracking Triangles

Track down triangles based on their defining attributes for King Geo in this interactive tutorial. Learn what makes a triangle a triangle. This is part of a series on the defining attributes of shapes. Click the links below. "The Search for Shapes: Tracking Triangles" The Search for Shapes: Recognizing Rectangles and Squares" "The Search for Shapes: Exploring Hexagons"

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Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial

Other Resources

Match the 2D Shape

Play the concentration game. Match the 2D shape to the correct name.

Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K, 2

Primary Resource Type: Educational Game

Shape Tool

This virtual manipulative allows you to create, color, enlarge, shrink, rotate, reflect, slice, and glue geometric shapes, such as: squares, triangles, rhombi, trapezoids and hexagons.

Subject Area(s): Mathematics

Grade Level(s): K, 1, 2, 3, 4

Primary Resource Type: Virtual Manipulative