Classifying Shapes Worksheet

Classifying Shapes Worksheet

How to teach Classification

Using this Classifying Shapes Worksheet, students sort real life objects into categories based on what shape is primarily being shown.

Being able to classify objects helps students to find groupings within objects. It helps their brain organize objects.

Students Look at the pictures on page 2. Next, ask yourself "What shapes do you see?". Then, think about each shape’s attributes. Finally, cut out the pictures and glue them into the proper columns below.

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Introduce this worksheet by listening to the Have Fun Teaching Shape Song.  Ask students to share out ideas and examples of different shapes that they see in the classroom.  Then, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, have students explain why they sorted the terms in that specific way.  Once students are finished, challenge students to add more objects to each category.

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