2d Shapes Worksheets

Welcome to the Math Salamanders 2d Shapes Worksheets.

We have a wide selection of worksheets on 2d shapes, including symmetry worksheets, naming 2d shapes, shape riddles and puzzles, and sheets about the properties of 2d shapes. There are a range of worksheets at different levels, suitable for children from Kindergarten and up.

2d Shape Worksheets

There are a range of geometry worksheets set out in different sections as follows:

Kindergarten Section

  • identify 2d shapes from pictures
  • tracing and shading 2d shapes

1st Grade Section

  • sorting 2d and 3d shapes
  • identify different types of 2d shapes.
  • drawing shapes using positional language - inside, above, below,...

2nd Grade Section

  • identify and name members of the triangle family, e.g. equilateral triangles.
  • identifying and sorting other 2d shapes
  • identify simple properties of 2d shapes - sides, corners, right angles
  • solving riddles involving 2d shapes

3rd Grade Section

  • identifying a range of 2d shapes;
  • knowing and using properties of 2d shapes - sides, symmetry, right angles
  • investigate properties and features of 2d shapes
  • symmetry worksheets
  • 2d shapes worksheets - area and perimeter

4th Grade Section

  • classify and measure a range of angles
  • using coordinates in the 1st quadrant
  • 2d shapes worksheets - area and perimeter

5th Grade Section

  • knowing properties of angles of triangles and quadrilaterals
  • finding missing angles
  • area of triangles and quadrilaterals

Geometry Riddles

  • Reasoning and exploring the properties of 2d shapes.

2D Shape Clipart

  • A range of printable clipart for 2d shapes.

Identify 2D Shapes Online Quiz

  • an online quiz to help develop naming and identifying a range of 2D shapes.

Kindergarten 2d Shapes Worksheets

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1st Grade Shape Worksheets

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2nd Grade Shape Worksheets

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3rd Grade Shape Worksheets

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4th Grade Shapes Worksheets

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5th Grade Shapes Worksheets

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Explore 2d Shapes Worksheets

Looking for some geometry worksheets to get children thinking and reasoning about 2d shapes?

The shapes on this page are all about children really understanding what 2d shapes are all about, and using their reasoning skills to justify their thinking.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • know the properties of a range of 2d shapes;
  • recognise that some shapes can also be described as being other shapes; e.g. a square is also a rhombus;
  • recognise and understand right angles, parallel lines, lines of symmetry;
  • develop their geometric reasoning skills.

Geometry Riddles

Here you will find our free printable geometry riddles from 1st to 5th grade.

These riddles are all about problem solving with 2d shapes.

Using these riddles will help your child to:

  • develop their geometry skills;
  • develop their understanding of geometric language;
  • apply their geometric knowledge to solve problems.

All the geometry riddles in this section support elementary math benchmarks.

2D Shape Clipart

Here you will find a selection of 2D shape sheets designed to help your child learn their names and properties of 2d shapes.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • recognise a range of 2D shapes;
  • recognise that a square is also a member of the rectangle family;
  • recognise shapes in different orientations and sizes.

All the free printable shape sheets in this section support Elementary Math benchmarks.

Identify 2D Shapes Online Quiz

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This quick quiz tests your knowledge and skill at indentifying 2D shapes including types of triangle..

 

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