# 2-D Shapes and Their Attributes - Interactive PowerPoint

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Free on Plus | 90 pages (PDF, PowerPoint)|Grades: 3 - 6

A 90-slide interactive PowerPoint to use when learning about the attributes of different 2-D shapes.

Use this interactive PowerPoint presentation when teaching your students the attributes of 2-D shapes. The shapes included in this presentation are:

• square
• rectangle
• triangle
• pentagon
• hexagon
• octagon
• rhombus
• trapezoid
• parallelogram
• circle
• kite

This powerpoint works great as a math warm-up each day during your geometry unit, as a math review before an upcoming test over 2-D shapes, or as a review before starting your geometry unit in middle school.

Students are lead through a series of slides showing the different attributes of each shape. Some of the attributes include:

• number of sides
• number of vertices
• equal sides and angles
• parallel sides and angles
• lines of symmetry.

To activate the interactive functions on this PowerPoint, ensure that you have ‘enabled editing’ and are viewing the PowerPoint as a ‘Slide Show’.

Add new slides for any other 2-D shapes your class may cover using the editable function on the PowerPoint.

• we have included a PDF version of this resource, however it will not include the interactive functions that the PowerPoint version does.
• this resource is a large file and may take extra time to download.

#### Common Core Curriculum alignment

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.G.A.1

Understand that shapes in different categories (e.g., rhombuses, rectangles, and others) may share attributes (e.g., having four sides), and that the shared attributes can define a larger category (e.g., quadrilaterals). Recognize rhombuses, rectangl...

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.G.A.1

Draw points, lines, line segments, rays, angles (right, acute, obtuse), and perpendicular and parallel lines. Identify these in two-dimensional figures.

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.G.A.2

Classify two-dimensional figures based on the presence or absence of parallel or perpendicular lines, or the presence or absence of angles of a specified size. Recognize right triangles as a category, and identify right triangles.

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.G.A.3

Recognize a line of symmetry for a two-dimensional figure as a line across the figure such that the figure can be folded along the line into matching parts. Identify line-symmetric figures and draw lines of symmetry.

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.G.B.3

Understand that attributes belonging to a category of two-dimensional figures also belong to all subcategories of that category. For example, all rectangles have four right angles and squares are rectangles, so all squares have four right angles.

• CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.5.G.B.4

Classify two-dimensional figures in a hierarchy based on properties.

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• We have added in more attributes for many of the 2-D shapes.

Addition by Natalie May 29th, 2020

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