The objective of the lesson was to solve a problem by identifying and prioritising facts and information.
Another amazing resource from the wonderful Line Symmetry B-boy Dancing Video– a You Tube video of B-boy dancing with line (or more accurately, plane) symmetry.
Rotational Symmetry in i Tunes Visualiser Video– a super video featuring lots of rotational symmetry.
A solution sheet can be printed to assist the children if they are struggling.
Each of these solids is made up with 3 squares and a triangle around each vertex.
Includes cubes, cuboids, spheres, cones and pyramids and prisms with a variety of shaped bases.
Shape Problem Solving Ks2
Reasoning and Problem Solving Questions 1, 4 and 7 (Reasoning) Identify the appropriate shape for a given purpose.Includes cubes, spheres, cuboids, cylinders, cones and pentagonal-based pyramids and hexagonal-based pyramids.This resource is available to download with a Taster subscription.Properties of Quadrilaterals Dominoes– a superb set of dominoes that gets pupils to explore the shape properties of quadrilaterals. – a challenging net problem based on patterns on the faces of cubes Escher’s Waterfall Is Real– fascinating video illusion of someone creating Escher’s famous waterfall.Made by the excellent and published on Shape properties of quadrilaterals investigation– a super NRich Maths investigation into shape properties of quadrilaterals Angles Properties of 2D Shapes Investigation– investigate the angle properties of 2D shapes. Great for showing why we don’t have diagonal elevations of 3D shapes!These topic-focused booklets of SATs questions have fully-worked solutions which can be displayed on a whiteboard to make feedback with students more efficient.As well as helping to prepare for KS2 tests, these questions can be used at the end of a unit to help test and extend students' understanding of each topic.We're qualified primary teachers with extensive classroom experience. That's why we try to give you as much as we can with every teaching pack – to help you and make life easier. We know how much time teachers spend on preparation and assessment. It only takes a moment to sign up with Plan Bee and start downloading, so you can claim back a bit more You time!We've obsessively pored over the National Curriculum objectives to make sure that you get excellent coverage when you teach with Plan Bee, and that you get engaging, challenging learning activities with which all of your children can achieve and make progress. Our Complete Series of lessons come with assessment questions and marking grids, too – it's another way we've tried to make the incredible job you do that little bit easier!A set of shape problem solving activities of various difficulty.Children have the template sheet, then cut out the shapes and try to fit them into the template.