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Surf for More Math


Lesson 1: Exploring 2-D Shapes

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about 2-D shapes. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.


Represent 2-D shapes with concrete materials and drawings.
Name common 2-D shapes, and identify their attributes.
[C, R, V]

Instructions for Use

What is a 2-D shape? lets students investigate 2-D shapes.

To use What is a 2-D shape?, click on the 2-D shape. Read through the web page. Click the Next button to view the 2-D shapes. Move your pointer over the shapes to see their properties.