Kindergarten Geometry and Measurement
Links verified 12/16/09To work on kindergarten Geometry and Measurement standards, click on the numbers below to visit pages with internet resources for each of the learning standards listed.
Name Shapes - Identify, name, and describe a variety of shapes (i.e. circles, squares, triangles, rectangles, hexagons, trapezoids) shown in various positions. 3D Shapes - Identify, name, and describe three-dimensional shapes (such as sphere, cube, cone, cylinder). Plane Figures - Sort plane figures into groups, name and describe the attributes of the shapes (such as number of sides and corners (vertices). Solid Figures - Sort solid figures into groups, name and describe the attributes of the shapes. Construct Shapes - Use basic shapes and spatial reasoning to model objects and construct more complex shapes. 0006.4.6 Identify Positions - Identify positions (such as beside, inside, outside, above, below, between, on, over, under, near, far, forward, backward, top, middle, bottom, left, right) using models, illustrations, and stories. 0006.4.7 Compare Objects - Make direct and indirect comparisons between objects (such as recognize which is shorter, longer, taller, lighter, heavier, or holds more).