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Resources tagged with Shape, space & measures - generally similar to Guess the Houses:

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Broad Topics > 2D Geometry, Shape and Space > Shape, space & measures - generally

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En-counters

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This task requires learners to explain and help others, asking and answering questions.

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Arranging Counters

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

A task which depends on members of the group working collaboratively to reach a single goal.

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Arranging Cubes

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

A task which depends on members of the group working collaboratively to reach a single goal.

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En-counters for Two

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Arranging counters activity for adult and child. Can you create the pattern of counters that your partner has made, just by asking questions?

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What Shape for Two

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

'What Shape?' activity for adult and child. Can you ask good questions so you can work out which shape your partner has chosen?

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Opening Patterns

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Look at some of the patterns in the Olympic Opening ceremonies and see what shapes you can spot.

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Different Sizes

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

A simple visual exploration into halving and doubling.

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What Shape?

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This task develops spatial reasoning skills. By framing and asking questions a member of the team has to find out what mathematical object they have chosen.

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Stick Images

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This task requires learners to explain and help others, asking and answering questions.

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Being Curious - Primary Geometry

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Geometry problems for inquiring primary learners.

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Being Collaborative - Primary Geometry

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Geometry problems for primary learners to work on with others.

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Being Resourceful - Primary Geometry

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Geometry problems at primary level that require careful consideration.

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Being Resilient - Primary Geometry

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Geometry problems at primary level that may require resilience.

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School Fair Necklaces

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

How many possible necklaces can you find? And how do you know you've found them all?

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National Flags

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

This problem explores the shapes and symmetries in some national flags.

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Make Your Own Solar System

Stage: 2, 3 and 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Making a scale model of the solar system

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Olympic Rings

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

This problem is intended to get children to look really hard at something they will see many times in the next few months.

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Making Maths: A-maze-ing

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Did you know mazes tell stories? Find out more about mazes and make one of your own.

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L-ateral Thinking

Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Try this interactive strategy game for 2

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Always, Sometimes or Never? KS1

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Are these statements relating to calculation and properties of shapes always true, sometimes true or never true?

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The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: the Importance of Instruction.

Stage: 1 and 2

This article looks at levels of geometric thinking and the types of activities required to develop this thinking.

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Always, Sometimes or Never? Shape

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Are these statements always true, sometimes true or never true?

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Horizontal Vertical

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

Take it in turns to place a domino on the grid. One to be placed horizontally and the other vertically. Can you make it impossible for your opponent to play?

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What's Inside/outside/under the Box?

Stage: 2 and 3

This article describes investigations that offer opportunities for children to think differently, and pose their own questions, about shapes.

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What's Happening?

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Shapes are added to other shapes. Can you see what is happening? What is the rule?

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The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: Co-ordinating Space in Drawings

Stage: 1

This second article in the series refers to research about levels of development of spatial thinking and the possible influence of instruction.

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Flip Your Mat!

Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

What shape and size of drinks mat is best for flipping and catching?

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The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: 5 to 18

Stage: 1, 2, 3 and 4

This is the first article in a series which aim to provide some insight into the way spatial thinking develops in children, and draw on a range of reported research. The focus of this article is the. . . .