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Shape Activities for Students Aged 5-7

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 games to develop and consolidate students' understanding of shape and space. *Cat toys - recognising and matching spatial patterns *Dice patterns - inventing patterns for numbers 7 to 12 on a dice *Fancy shapes - copying and inventing patterns *Going dotty - joining dots to make lines and shapes *House - completing a symmetrical drawing *Jumper patterns - recognising and matching spatial patterns *Names - colouring squares to make letters *One left out - joining all the dots except one *Recognising shapes - identifying shapes by their number of sides *Shapes - finding shapes in a pattern *Shapes 2 - counting sides *Stringy shapes - making different shapes with the same perimeter *What's that? - unscrambling shape names and matching to a shape.

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