# Shape, Position and Movement

Shape Patterns Tablet-friendly

Shape Patterns is a sequencing game where children from 3 to 8 years of age need to complete the pattern of different coloured 2D shapes. Three levels of difficulty.

Symmetry Matching Tablet-friendly

Symmetry matching game involving mirroring pictures, shapes and patterns along lines of symmetry.

Symmetry Sorting Tablet-friendly

Sort the pictures, shapes and letters into symmetrical and not symmetrical sets.

Symmetry Shapes Tablet-friendly

A teaching resource for demonstrating symmetry on IWBs and iPads.

Geoboard Tablet-friendly

A wonderful teaching resource for exploring shapes. Choose from two sizes of geoboard and stretch out the bands to make your shapes. Ipad friendly.

Demonstrate Coordinates Tablet-friendly

A teaching tool which shows how to use coordinates in one, two, or three quadrants. Drag the markers around and their respective coordinates will be updates.

Area Builder Tablet-friendly

A fabulous teaching aid and learning game site on areas, perimeter and fractions of shapes. You can toggle between one or two display areas which is useful if you want to compare different shapes.

Sorting Shapes on a Carroll Diagram Tablet-friendly

Sort a variety of 2d shapes on a Carroll diagram. Sort by one or two conditions.

ITP Coordinates Tablet-friendly

This resource from Mathsframe allows you to use a marker to identify the coordinates of points on different grids. You can mark points and draw lines and shapes in either 1, 2 or 4 quadrants.

Sort the Shapes Flash

Sort the shapes on a Carroll diagram. Good revision for Key Stage 1 maths SATs. The headings include rectangles, not rectangles, red and not red.

Sort 2D Shapes Flash

Sort the shapes depending on whether they have no right angles, some right angles or all right angles.

Polygon Playground Flash

A drag and drop activity where you can experiment with symmetry, tessellations or just design crazy patterns or pictures using shapes.

Calamity's Quest Flash

Children need to solve the mathematical problems on shapes, symmetry and position to help Captain Calamity rescue Princess Amber.

Triangle Sort Flash

Children can learn about how Venn diagrams work here as well as sorting shapes into two groups: triangles and other shapes.

Tessellation Creator Tablet-friendly

A teacher demonstration tool to show how shapes or combinations of shapes tesselate. Shapes can be dragged and rotated.

Shape Lab Flash

A BBC Bitesize game which looks at properties of 2D shapes and 3D shapes, fractions of shapes and symmetry. Useful for learning vocabulary related to shapes and for Key Stage 1 SATs revision.

3D Objects and 2D Shapes Flash

A simple activity which looks at how many vertices are on a cube, triangular prism and a pyramid.

Billy Bug Flash

A coordinates game where children have to locate the bug using positive numbers.

Interactive Teaching Program on Area Flash

This interactive teaching tool can be used in a variety of mathematical contexts such as multiplication arrays, finding different shapes with the same area, nets and more. It is useful because there are different backgrounds such as dots.

Turning Man Flash

Click on the turning man to see him make a quarter turn, half turn, three-quarters turn and whole turn. This resource is a useful teaching aid in full-screen mode for demonstrating turns.

Co-ordinate Grids Flash

Activities using co-ordinates including a treasure hunt. A good teaching aid for teaching how co-ordinates work.

Shapes Flash

A game where you need to sort 2D and 3D shapes according to their properties. This site lends itself well to a teacher led activity as the second section asks the questions but does not provide the answers.

Finding Symmetry in the Garden Flash

Find shapes in the garden with at least three lines of symmetry.