Domain K.G, Geometry

Cluster K.G.A, Identify and describe shapes.

Additional Cluster

Standard K.G.A.1

Describe objects in the environment using names of shapes, and describe the relative positions of these objects using terms such as "above", "below", "beside", "in front of", "behind", and "next to".

6 Lessons

11 Activities

Standard K.G.A.2

Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.

4 Lessons

22 Activities

Standard K.G.A.3

Identify shapes as two-dimensional (lying in a plane, "flat") or three-dimensional ("solid").

3 Lessons

5 Activities

Cluster K.G.B, Analyze, compare, create, and compose shapes.

Supporting Cluster

Standard K.G.B.4

Analyze and compare two- and three-dimensional shapes, in different sizes and orientations, using informal language to describe their similarities, differences, parts (e.g., number of sides and vertices/"corners") and other attributes (e.g., having sides of equal length).

4 Lessons

12 Activities

Standard K.G.B.5

Model shapes in the world by building shapes from components (e.g., sticks and clay balls) and drawing shapes.

2 Lessons

5 Activities

Standard K.G.B.6

Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes. For example, "Can you join these two triangles with full sides touching to make a rectangle?"

4 Lessons

9 Activities