Year 1 Shape

These are components of shape (geometry) that are taught in Year 1. Below you will find resources that you may find useful in supporting your child. 


  • recognise and name common 2-D and 3-D shapes, including:
  • 2-D shapes [for example, rectangles (including squares), circles and triangles]
  • 3-D shapes [for example, cuboids (including cubes), pyramids and spheres].
2d Shapes:
  • can you sort these shapes?
  • can you name these shapes?
  • can you spot these shapes anywhere?