Shape up your students' understanding of geometrical attributes with this hands-on math lesson. Students will gain a better understanding of how to describe a shape by the number of edges and vertices it has, rather than by its name.
This guided geometry lesson takes second graders on an exploration of 2D and 3D shapes. Kids will learn how to sort shapes, as well as partition them into halves, quarters and thirds. Tangrams are also featured within the exercise in order to give kids practical ways of practicing their new geometry skills. For more printable practice, try the geometry worksheets recommended by our curriculum advisors to accompany this lesson.
In this section you will find shape sorting, patterns, fractions, and an introduction to the components of 3D shapes. Help your student get ahead in math class and solidify concepts with these second grade geometry resources in the form of worksheets, activities, games, and songs. From food to arts and crafts, there's something here for every student to learn. Students ahead of grade level may enjoy trying our third grade geometry resources.