# Cones Resources

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2D and 3D Shape Sort: Factory
Game
2D and 3D Shape Sort: Factory
Kids sort 2D and 3D shapes in this engaging geometry game.
Kindergarten
Math
Game
3D Shapes Ice Cream Attack
Game
3D Shapes Ice Cream Attack
Kids must identify 3D shapes to keep Office Ice Cream from melting.
Kindergarten
Math
Game
3D Shapes
Worksheet
3D Shapes
This shape recognition worksheet is jam-packed with activities. Can your kid trace, color, and identify these three-dimensional shapes?
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Geometry 2
Guided Lesson
Geometry 2
Geometry in kindergarten involves the basics of measurement, shapes, and spatial reasoning. Designed and reviewed by teachers, this guided lesson gives kids an overview of these concepts with clear instruction and engaging exercises. Geometry practice in kindergarten can help bolster the skills needed for higher-level concepts in the later grades. You can give kids even more practice by downloading and printing the accompanying worksheets.
Kindergarten
Math
Guided Lesson
Identify 2-D and 3-D Shapes
Worksheet
Identify 2-D and 3-D Shapes
Use this worksheet to help your students distinguish between solid and plane shapes.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Identify Shapes
Worksheet
Identify Shapes
Sort out your shapes with this fill-in-the-bubble style quiz, perfect for standardized testing prep.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Geometry 3
Guided Lesson
Geometry 3
First grade geometry covers basic shapes, as well as an introduction to 3D shapes. Our team of curriculum experts designed the following guided lesson, which provides an overview of first grade geometric concepts and gives kids lots of opportunities for practice. If your child needs more support in a different format, check out the suggested first grade geometry worksheets.
1st grade
Math
Guided Lesson
Geometry Shape Up
Workbook
Geometry Shape Up
Geometry isn't so scary when it comes with colorful designs and easy-to-interpret illustrations! In order to take on algebra later on, your student will first need to conquer basic geometry.
3rd grade
Math
Workbook
3D Shapes in Real Life
Worksheet
3D Shapes in Real Life
To get a better handle on 3-D shapes, ask your kid to match them up to real world objects.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Shapes From Every Angle
Workbook
Shapes From Every Angle
Get in shape for geometry! From 2D to 3D, polygons to prisms, your child will soon be a shape master. After a review of important terms and concepts, he will practice identifying real world shapes.
1st grade
Math
Workbook
Geometric Solid Shapes
Worksheet
Geometric Solid Shapes
Chances are your child already knows a few geometry terms. Give him an introduction to the mathematical aspects of shape recognition with this worksheet.
4th grade
Math
Worksheet
Shape Chart
Worksheet
Shape Chart
I spy with my little eye... some real-life shapes! Get your child to recognize shapes all around him by filling in this shape chart.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Cones and Cylinders
Worksheet
Cones and Cylinders
Believe it or not, geometry is everywhere! Find the cones and cylinders in this group of pictures.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Find the Figure
Worksheet
Find the Figure
Kids completing this third grade math worksheet learn the attributes of solid geometric figures, then identify the figures among common lunch objects.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Color and Count the Cones!
Worksheet
Color and Count the Cones!
Students will identify and count the cones using pictures of real-life objects.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Plane and Solid Shapes
Worksheet
Plane and Solid Shapes
Challenge your young mathematician with some solid shapes like cubes, pyramids, prisms and cones!
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Solid Figures: Shape Up!
Worksheet
Solid Figures: Shape Up!
Which solid figure describes a baseball? A sphere! Kids completing this third grade math worksheet match common objects to solid geometric figures.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Cone Shapes
Worksheet
Cone Shapes
Help your child get to know 3-D shapes with this find-the-shape worksheet that asks her to circle the cone shapes, then draw examples of her own.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Characteristics of Cones
Worksheet
Characteristics of Cones
What makes a cone different from a cylinder or a cube? Use this helpful resource with your students to take their geometry skills to the next level as they practice identifying the characteristics of a cone and comparing them to other 3-D shapes.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Cones in Different Settings
Worksheet
Cones in Different Settings
Challenge your students to identify cones and categorize objects with this geometry resource! This exercise will give your third graders practice recognizing the characteristics of a cone and finding real-life examples of the three-dimensional shape.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Candy Corn Candy Holder
Activity
Candy Corn Candy Holder
Big bags hold a lot of candy, but they're hard to tote around. Have your kid construct a candy corn candy holder perfect for carrying a few lightweight treats.
1st grade
Math
Activity

### Cones Resources

At its foundation, a cone usually has a circular base. From there, a single face rises to a point at the top called the apex, or vertex. There are different types of cones, which include right circular, convex, double, and many others. The games, worksheets, and activity ideas from Education.com below will help your students explore the different types of cones and their properties.

### Learn More About Cones

Conical objects can be found in numerous areas of everyday life. Though many students instantly think of a bright orange traffic cone, there are more sophisticated examples of cones.

Beyond the basics, students can also expect to use their understanding of cones in as they advance in their educational and professional lives. Careers such as optometry, for example, rely on a deep understanding of cones to understand how the eye’s retina functions.

To better understand cones and how they work, students will need to become comfortable with measuring volume, as well as other characteristics such as surface area. Two critical formulas will help students as they work with these properties. Calculating both surface area and volume are important skills students should work on:
• Surface area: πr(r+√h2+r2)
• Volume: 13r2h
These formulas require an understanding of π (pi), as well as radius, height, and more. As students use the games and activity ideas provided by Education.com above, they will build competency in a number of mathematical skills.

From understanding how to use exponents to working with interdependent properties such as volume and surface area, studying conical objects provides students with great opportunities to build their math skills.