To identify flat shapes: circle, triangle, rectangle, square, hexagon
To create flat shapes
To describe and compare flat shapes and their characteristics
Tips for Helping your Child with Flat Shapes:
It can be challenging for young children to follow directions that involve more than one step. Simplify by giving directions one step at a time: Find a square. Find a circle. Now put them next to each other.
Social and Emotional Development
When your child gets restless, doing an activity that requires movement can help burn off extra energy and refocus your child’s attention on the task at hand.