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  1. Shifting shapes - ICT Games

    Shifting shapes - ICT Games
    Recognise the 2D shape - Yr1
  2. Polygon matching - Math Playground

    Polygon matching - Math Playground
    turn cards to match shapes with names
  3. Memory Shapes - Primary Resources

    Memory Shapes - Primary Resources
    See three shapes and hear their names in order then click on them in the shape bank in the same order
  4. Shape Reveal - Primary Resources

    Shape Reveal - Primary Resources
    The shape is revealed bit by bit - pause and discuss, predict. Choices are 2D, including irregular polygons, or quadrilaterals, with and without rotation.
  5. Vortex! - PBS Kids

    Vortex! - PBS Kids
    Visual discrimination - find matching shape quickly
  6. Making Rectangles - NVLM

    Making Rectangles - NVLM
    Combine pentominoes to make different rectangles
  7. Pentominoes - NGFL Cymru

    Pentominoes - NGFL Cymru
    Find 12 pentominoes. Use in activities: Find line and rotational symmetry, Investigate which will tessellate with or without rotation, fit the shapes into rectangles
  8. Shape sorting - NNS

    Shape sorting - NNS
    Sort 2D shapes into 3 boxes according right angles. Only correct sorting possible.
  9. Shape sorter - DFES

    Shape sorter - DFES
    sort shapes by rectangles and red in a Carroll diagram. No errors possible.
  10. Shapes - David Hellam

    Shapes - David Hellam
    Use the mouse to make your character pick up the shapes and take them to the right box - matching word and image - but do not get caught by the robots.
  11. The quadrilateral sorter - David Hellam

    The quadrilateral sorter - David Hellam
    Properties of all quadrilaterals - click to read properties.
  12. Shape Match 1 - David Hellam

    Shape Match 1 - David Hellam
    Math the shape (described in words) with the card that contains it as one of its four featured shapes, then click the correct shape. Complicated but interesting
  13. Shape Match 2 - David Hellam

    Shape Match 2 - David Hellam
    Pelmanism - Match shapes cards. Some have 4 shapes on them
  14. Quadrilaterals 1 - David Hellam

    Quadrilaterals 1 - David Hellam
    Pelmanism - Match quadrilateral's name to its shape Yr 6
  15. Shapes 1 - David Hellam

    Shapes 1 - David Hellam
    Pelmanism - match each regular 2D shape to its name
  16. Shape Matching Game -SGFL

    Shape Matching Game -SGFL
    Pelmanism game - match shape with name, includes rhombus, trapezium
  17. virtual Pinboard 4 - Crick

    virtual Pinboard 4 - Crick
    Explore 2D shapes on this virtual pinboard where you can control the pinboard background and transpency of the shape, as well as the number of vertices. KS2
  18. Polygons shape sorter - Crick

    Polygons shape sorter - Crick
    sort polygons into quads and not quads, regular and irregular. Note - wrong answer not accepted so can be done without thought. KS2
  19. Tessellate Floor Tiles - Interactivate
  20. Tessellations & grotesque geometry
  21. Shifting Shapes - ICT Games

    Shifting Shapes - ICT Games
    What is the simple 2D shape? - Rec
  22. Shape Sorter - NNS ITP
  23. Matho Geometry - AplusMath

    Matho Geometry - AplusMath
    Maths Bingo using flashcard and recoignising properties of shapes
  24. Sorting Shapes - Venn DIagram - MathsFrame

    Sorting Shapes - Venn DIagram - MathsFrame
    Sort a variety of 2D shapes on a Venn diagram. Sort by one or two conditions.

  1. 3D Shapes - David Hellam

    3D Shapes - David Hellam
    Match the regular 3D solids with their names in this pelmanism game
  2. Polyhydra - NGFL Cymru

    Polyhydra - NGFL Cymru
    Investigate faces, edges and vertices of polyhedra
  3. POLYHEDRA

    POLYHEDRA
    Wire diagrams of 29 different polyhedra to rotate and explore
  4. Polyhedron Test - Maths Museum

    Polyhedron Test - Maths Museum
    7 polyhedra displayed as solids or wires. Answer questions about properties - number of sides, faces, vertices; its name.
  5. Polyhedron Generator - Maths Museum

    Polyhedron Generator - Maths Museum
    Create polyedra, rotates them, then stellates, truncates, expands etc . Incredible number of variations
  6. Shifting Shapes - ICT Games

    Shifting Shapes - ICT Games
    Recognise the 3d solid - Yr2
  7. Buried 3D Shapes - Simon Evans

    Buried 3D Shapes - Simon Evans
    Weird and beautiful landscapes with 3D shapes to match to named geometric models.
  8. 3d Boxes - David Hellam

    3d Boxes - David Hellam
    How many cubes needed to make the 3D solid? Visualize.
  9. Polyhedra Activity - Math Forum

    Polyhedra Activity - Math Forum
    Explore the 5 regular polyhedra yr 6
  10. Matching Pairs 3D shape game - Crick

    Matching Pairs 3D shape game - Crick
    Pelmanism with 3d shapes - more a memory game than maths!! KS2
  11. Interactive Geometry - 3D - Maths Net

    Interactive Geometry - 3D - Maths Net
    Use cubes to construct 3d structures from plan and two elevations. Print out but no check for correct.

  1. Pentominoes - Ngfl Cymru

    Pentominoes - Ngfl Cymru
    find the 12 pentominoes, identify symmjetry, fit together in a rectangle yr 5/6
  2. Castle Shapes - Ngfl Cymru

    Castle Shapes - Ngfl Cymru
    Identify properties of 2-D shapes, categorise with Venn diagram. Investigate shape congruence. Use 3D shapes to investigate castle structure
  3. 3-D Shapes - Birmingham

    3-D Shapes - Birmingham
    Revision of 2D and 3D shapes for Yr 6

  1. Post Shape - Maths Online

    Post Shape - Maths Online
    Rotate, reflect and translate the shapes. Try to drop the shapes down the holes with the fewest number of transformations.
  2. Transformation Golf - Maths Online

    Transformation Golf - Maths Online
    Rotate, reflect and translate the gold ball to get it in the hole
  3. Symmetry Game - Innovations Learning

    Symmetry Game - Innovations Learning
    Test understanding of symmetry
  4. Symmetry - ngfl Cymru - Greg Morgan

    Symmetry - ngfl Cymru - Greg Morgan
    A variety of activities
  5. Calamity's Quest - BBC - Starship

    Calamity's Quest - BBC - Starship
    Help Captain Calamity free Princess Amber from the Evil Ruler's castle.
  6. Symmetry Webquest - Visual Learning

    Symmetry Webquest - Visual Learning
    Big site with lots about all kinds or symmetry upper KS2
  7. Pattern Blocks - Fraction Shapes

    Pattern Blocks - Fraction Shapes
    Java applet that implements pattern blocks typically used to visualize and learn fractions
  8. Java Kali

    Java Kali
    Very clever stuff - draws symmetrical and repeated designs

  1. Mountain Pass - BBC - Digger

    Mountain Pass - BBC - Digger
    Simple compass direction yr 3/4
  2. The ladybird - Lulu

    The ladybird - Lulu
    Logo - left turn, right turn or forward yr 3
  3. Lulu's travels - Lulu

    Lulu's travels - Lulu
    Left, right, up, down movement yr 2
  4. Logo Park - Math Playground

    Logo Park - Math Playground
    Use simple logo commands to draw amazing shapes and geometric designs.
  5. Turtle Pond - Illuminations

    Turtle Pond - Illuminations
    Use logo commands to guide the turtle to the pond yr 3/4
  6. Virus Hunt - PBS Kids

    Virus Hunt - PBS Kids
    Use arrow keys to direct vehicle yr 2
  7. Cyberchase & Eye of Rom - PBS Kids

    Cyberchase & Eye of Rom - PBS Kids
    Use arrows and turns to get through a maze yr 2/3
  8. Bike Route - PBS Kids

    Bike Route - PBS Kids
    Click on map to plan shortest route yr 2/3
  9. Ladybug Mazes - logo - NVLM

    Ladybug Mazes - logo - NVLM
    Logo commands - click 'turn' and 'move' buttons
  10. Golftrans - Maths Online

    Golftrans - Maths Online
    Move ball across quadrants or single squares y5/6

  1. Transmographer - Interactivate

    Transmographer - Interactivate
    reflect, rotate and translate shapes in all four quadrants Yr 6
  2. Rotation - Primary Resources

    Rotation - Primary Resources
    Change the shape in thefirst quadrant and click the rotation buttons to see the shape rotated 90 or 45 degrees around the origin into the other quadrants
  3. Coordinate shapes - Active Maths
  4. Locate the Aliens - Math Playground

    Locate the Aliens - Math Playground
    Give the coordinate (in all four quadrants) of aliens. timed
  5. Reflections & coordinates - Active Maths

    Reflections & coordinates - Active Maths
    Reflect six different shape horizontally, vertically or diagonally in 4 quadrants, with line-intersection coordinates or letters at corners. Yr 6. Free sample of subscription site - click browser refresh to remove login box.

  1. Symmetry - Buzz Maths

    Symmetry - Buzz Maths
    refelctions across the x and y axes.
  2. Symmetrizer - PBS Kids

    Symmetrizer - PBS Kids
    reflections and angles through experimentation with a kaleidoscope.
  3. Reflection - Primary Resources

    Reflection - Primary Resources
    Choose single reflection grid or 4 quadrant grid. Choose to colour in squares on a grid and reflect them or to complete a challenge in either grid.
  4. Symmetry - Primary Resources

    Symmetry - Primary Resources
    Draws half a shape with a line of symmetry then completes shape and removes line.
  5. Symmetry sorter - Crick

    Symmetry sorter - Crick
    Sort shapes into symmetrical and non-symmetrical. Choice of forcing correct placing or not. KS2
     

  1. Rotational Symmetry - Sun Tangent

    Rotational Symmetry - Sun Tangent
    Information ,examples and practice
  2. Rotation - Primary Resources

    Rotation - Primary Resources
    Change the shape in thefirst quadrant and click the rotation buttons to see the shape rotated 90 or 45 degrees around the origin into the other quadrants
  3. Rotation - Maths Online

    Rotation - Maths Online
    4 quadrant grid with paint pots. designs done in one quadrant appear rotated in the others.
 

  1. Tangram - Crick

    Tangram - Crick
    Make the picture/shape imndicated with the tangram pieces
  2. Tangram - Ambleweb

    Tangram - Ambleweb
    Make pictures with tangrams
  3. Tangrams - Enchanted Mind

    Tangrams - Enchanted Mind
    arrange the tangram pieces to make the picture given
  4. Tangrams - PBS Kids

    Tangrams - PBS Kids
    use 7 Tangram puzzle pieces to create up to 13 shapes.
  5. Tangrams - Channel 4 Maths

    Tangrams - Channel 4 Maths
    Put the tangrams back into a square - 4 levels
     

  1. Worm Hunt- EChalk

    Worm Hunt- EChalk
    Click on line intersections on the grid, coordinates are shown. Distance given to worm - refine to get it. Yr 6
  2. The gold coin - Lulu

    The gold coin - Lulu
    Find the gold coin in the grid. Use coordinates to search squares
  3. Co-ordinate Game - Birmingham

    Co-ordinate Game - Birmingham
    eight games using coordinates
  4. Space Boy to the Rescue - Math Playground

    Space Boy to the Rescue - Math Playground
    Drag Spaceboy to the given coordinates (in all four quadrants) to find the lost aliens. Timed.
  5. Coordinates - Primary Resources

    Coordinates - Primary Resources
    Place the cross where the given coordinates identify the line intersection.
  6. Coordinates 2 - Primary Resources

    Coordinates 2 - Primary Resources
    Identify the coordinates of the cross marking the line intersection.
  7. Billy bug 2 - Oswego

    Billy bug 2 - Oswego
    coordinates of line intersections in four quadrants
  8. Dino Dig - Count On

    Dino Dig - Count On
    Enter coordinates of line intersections to find the dinosaur hidden in the grid
  9. Coordinates - Active Maths

    Coordinates - Active Maths
    Work out coordinates of shapes in all four quadrants, or turn off three for first quadrant only. Click browser refresh to remove login box. Yr 3-6
  10. Billy Bug coordinates - Oswego

    Billy Bug coordinates - Oswego
    move the bug to the place indicated by the coordinates (line intersections) yr 3/4?
  11. Learn about maps - MapZone
  12. Locate the Aliens - Math Playground

    Locate the Aliens - Math Playground
    Give the coordinate (in all foru quadrants) of aliens. Timed
  13. Reflections & coordinates - Active Maths

    Reflections & coordinates - Active Maths
    Reflect shapes horizontally, vertically or diagonally in 4 quadrants. Click browser refresh to remove login box. Y6
  14. Co-ordinates - Reasoning about... - MathsFrame

    Co-ordinates - Reasoning about... - MathsFrame
    Find missing coordinates of shape, reflected in a mirror line, or the midpoints of straight lines. Choose first quadrant, or all four quadrants
     

  1. Hitting the Target - Angles Through Sports

    Hitting the Target - Angles Through Sports
    Measuring angle, right angle, acute angles and obtuse angles (Key Stage 2)
  2. Measuring - Subtangent.com

    Measuring - Subtangent.com
    Measuring with 1) ruler and 2) protractor
  3. Guess the Random Angle - Primary Res

    Guess the Random Angle - Primary Res
    Demondtrate angles with protractor to 1, 5 or 10 degrees. Estimate angles - Acute, Obtuse or either, Protractor on or off.
  4. Angle Activities - Ambleweb

    Angle Activities - Ambleweb
    Explore angle properties
  5. Using a protractor - Active Maths

    Using a protractor - Active Maths
    Position the protractor over the angle, read the scale, zoom in. Browser refresh will get rid of login box .
  6. Angles 1 - David Hellam

    Angles 1 - David Hellam
    Match drawn angle picture with size of angle in degrees Yr5 & 6
  7. Bearings - David Hellam

    Bearings - David Hellam
    Match bearings (360 degrees) with compass diagram in this Pelmanism game Yr 5 & 6
  8. Protractor What's my Angle- Ambleweb

    Protractor What's my Angle- Ambleweb
    Giant protractor measuring angles - classic resource

  1. Sailing Challenge - EChalk

    Sailing Challenge - EChalk
    Measure and estimate the angles of the boat's courses. Yr 6
  2. Kung Fu Angles - BBC

    Kung Fu Angles - BBC
    A quest that is solved using angles. Nice backdrops.
  3. Angles Game - Innovations Learning

    Angles Game - Innovations Learning
    Estimate the angle need to fire the laser and hit the spaceship.
  4. Gorilla - Count On

    Gorilla - Count On
    Two player game - gorillas throw bananas at each other across skyscrapers. Adjust force and angle to hit.
  5. Clowns bursting balloons - CountOn

    Clowns bursting balloons - CountOn
    turtle logo type thing - set angle and distance for car to travel to burst all the balloons
  6. Banana Hunt - Oswego

    Banana Hunt - Oswego
    A game to test estimation of angle size 0 - using 360 degrees - Needs to be close - yr 5/6
   

  1. Calamity's Quest - BBC - Starship

    Calamity's Quest - BBC - Starship
    Click on answer to questions about shapes' properties, symmetry, rotation, fraction shading. yr 3/ 4

2D Shapes     

3D Shapes    

2D & 3D Shapes     

Mixed Symmetry    

Direction, Movement & Logo   

Reflection & Rotation with Coordinates   

Reflection Only   

Rotation Only    

Tangrams       

Coordinates    

Angles - Measuring    

Angles - Problem Solving   

Multiple activities      

Posted by July 10th, 2014