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Building with solid shapes

Use this problem-solving task to help students understand the various properties of common geometric solid shapes.

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Year level(s) Foundation
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource, Student task
Format Web page
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Questioning, Mathematics investigation
Keywords Sorting, classifying

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Numeracy
Strand and focus Space
Topics Shapes and objects
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Sort, name and create familiar shapes; recognise and describe familiar shapes within objects in the environment, giving reasons

Numeracy progression Understanding geometric properties (P1)

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