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2D shapes

2D shapes | Lines | 3D shapes

This set of activities focuses on 2D shapes, including circles, parallelograms, rectangles, squares, semi-circles and stars.

Target vocabulary is introduced using a range of activity types.

The literary focus is reading instructions and includes text prediction and organisation, verb recognition, and following and ordering instructions.

Click on a link below to print/download a PDF file for each activity, which contains a teacher guide and student worksheet.

The downloads box on the right-hand side includes additional support material.

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2.1 Introducing 2D shapes (PDF 221KB) Orientation
Track 2.1 (MP3 1MB)
2.2 Target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 565KB) Word list
Track 2.2 (MP3 4MB)
2.3 2D shapes puzzle (PDF 29KB) Word puzzle  
2.4 Pronouncing target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 40KB) Pronunciation  
2.5 Familiarisation with target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 24KB) Word cards  
2.6 Recognising target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 22KB) Bingo  
2.7 Spelling target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 256KB) Code cracking  
2.8 Writing target vocabulary – 2D shapes (PDF 50KB) Dictation
Track 2.8 (MP3 1MB)
2.9 2D shapes target vocabulary – same or different (PDF 292KB) Equations  
2.10 Listening to pictures – prepositions (PDF 55KB) Word/picture matching
Track 2.10 (MP3 3MB)
2.11 Matching verbs and phrases (PDF 23KB) Collocation  
2.12 Spot the difference (PDF 147KB) Describing pictures  
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2.13 Introducing written instructions (PDF 29KB) Text prediction  
2.14 Decorate a card (PDF 55KB) Text organisation  
2.15 Lines of symmetry (PDF 74KB) Using verbs  
2.16 Making tangrams (PDF 50KB) Following instructions  
2.17 Make a paper boat (PDF 44KB) Ordering instructions  
2.18 Make a vocabulary box (PDF 88KB) Reading and following instructions  

Published on: 08 Jan 2018