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More Lessons for Kindergarten

Common Core for Kindergarten

Examples, solutions, videos, and songs to help Kindergarten kids learn how to analyze and compare two-dimensional and three-dimensional shapes, in different sizes and orientations, using informal language to describe their similarities, differences, parts (e.g., number of sides and vertices/“corners”) and other attributes (e.g., having sides of equal length).

Common Core: K.G.4

### Suggested Learning Target

Learn characteristics of 4 basic shapes (circle, triangle, rectangle, and square).

How many sides and corners? Sides & Corners of different shapes (Triangle, rectangle, pentagon, hexagon)

Shapes, Sides, Corners

This is an introduction to what consitutes a side and corner of a shape. Shapes & Their Sides

Basic Shapes and knowing how many sides they have. (Triangle, Square, Rectangle, Pentagon, Hexagon, Octagon) Attributes of 2D

Square

1) 4 points or corners

2) 4 sides

3) 2-D flat or plane shape

4) Orange color

5) Small size shape

Triangle

1) 3 points or corners

2) 3 sides

3) 2-D flat or plane shape

4) Green color

5) Small size shape. A shapes song for children. Describe 3-Dimensional Shapes

Descriptive a 3-dimensional shape by the number of flat faces, corners, edges and curved surfaces it has. Take note that a rectangular prism is also called a cuboid (UK).

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More Lessons for Kindergarten

Common Core for Kindergarten

Examples, solutions, videos, and songs to help Kindergarten kids learn how to analyze and compare two-dimensional and three-dimensional shapes, in different sizes and orientations, using informal language to describe their similarities, differences, parts (e.g., number of sides and vertices/“corners”) and other attributes (e.g., having sides of equal length).

Common Core: K.G.4

- I can describe a shape by telling things like the number of sides, number of vertices (corners), and other special qualities.
- I can compare two-dimensional shapes and describe their similarities and differences.
- I can compare three-dimensional shapes and describe their similarities and differences.

Learn characteristics of 4 basic shapes (circle, triangle, rectangle, and square).

How many sides and corners? Sides & Corners of different shapes (Triangle, rectangle, pentagon, hexagon)

This is an introduction to what consitutes a side and corner of a shape. Shapes & Their Sides

Basic Shapes and knowing how many sides they have. (Triangle, Square, Rectangle, Pentagon, Hexagon, Octagon) Attributes of 2D

Square

1) 4 points or corners

2) 4 sides

3) 2-D flat or plane shape

4) Orange color

5) Small size shape

Triangle

1) 3 points or corners

2) 3 sides

3) 2-D flat or plane shape

4) Green color

5) Small size shape. A shapes song for children. Describe 3-Dimensional Shapes

Descriptive a 3-dimensional shape by the number of flat faces, corners, edges and curved surfaces it has. Take note that a rectangular prism is also called a cuboid (UK).

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You can use the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice Algebra or other math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.

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