2D Shapes Worksheets for Ages 8-9

Unleash the world of geometry with our captivating collection of 2D Shapes Worksheets, meticulously designed for Ages 8-9! Dive into an engaging exploration of flat figures, where young learners will discover the beauty and complexity of two-dimensional shapes. This range of worksheets is crafted to enhance understanding, recognition, and application of 2D shapes in a variety of fun and challenging ways. From mastering the basics of circle, square, and triangle, to identifying more complex shapes like hexagons and octagons, our worksheets provide a solid foundation in geometry. Perfect for home or classroom use, these worksheets are your key to unlocking the geometric potential of young minds!

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Review with your students what a quadrilateral is: four sides and angles. Now, go through the worksheet with them. Look at the pictures and help them check the boxes to identify the shapes.
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Connecting 3D Shapes with Their 2d Faces Worksheet

Engage your kids' minds with colorful, fun exercises like this worksheet. Learning should be continuous, so take the time to do extra activities with your children. Show them the pictures, then read the clues and help them trace the lines to match the shapes.
Connecting 3D Shapes with Their 2d Faces Worksheet
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Sorting Shapes Worksheet

Before beginning, ensure your child is familiar with quadrilaterals (4 sides) and triangles (3 sides). This tracing exercise is easy: sort the shapes into the two groups and trace the dotted lines to the correct group.
Sorting Shapes Worksheet
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Groups of Shapes Worksheet

Can your child identify and name shapes? Help them learn the unique features of each and have them check the correct name for each group in the colorful pictures on this worksheet.
Groups of Shapes Worksheet
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Does your kid love dogs? If so, this exercise is ideal for them! Help Charlie the pup find his way back to his owner, James, in the quadrilateral maze worksheet. Your child must trace Charlie's path only through squares and rhombuses in order to solve it. Careful planning is key!
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Odd Shape Out Worksheet for Grade 3

Time to test your child's shape knowledge! With this worksheet, help them find the odd shape out in each row and check the box under it. Print out the pdf and look through it with them – each row has four brightly colored shapes. See if they can spot any differences among them and then check the box below the shape that does not belong.
Odd Shape Out Worksheet for Grade 3
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This fun and colorful worksheet will help your child understand and identify quadrilaterals. It's simple and encourages them to draw lines to create a square, rectangle, rhombus, trapezoid, and parallelogram. Stimulate their minds and watch them learn while they have fun!
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Does your kid know what a quadrilateral is? If not, this worksheet can help teach them. Explain that a quadrilateral is a shape with four sides and give examples, like a square or a rectangle. Then ask them to circle the quadrilaterals in the pictures. If they already know what a quadrilateral is, this task might be too easy.
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What Shape Am I? Worksheet

Help your child read each sentence in this colorful worksheet. Have them identify the shapes described and check the boxes. To prepare, ask simple questions like "How many sides does a triangle have?" and "Which shape has 4 equal sides?" Your child will become more skilled at shapes by the end of this activity.
What Shape Am I? Worksheet
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Recognizing Shape Sides Worksheet

This exercise will help your child recognize shape sides. Go over the difference between sides and angles first, then have them check the shapes with arrows to show the sides. They'll quickly get the hang of it and find it much easier after completing the colorful worksheet.
Recognizing Shape Sides Worksheet
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Faces of 3D Shapes Worksheet

Point at random body parts and ask your child to name them. Point to their face and ask them to identify it. Use this worksheet to show how "face" doesn't just refer to body parts - it can also mean the flat surface of a solid shape. Check the picture to find the matching solid shape for each face shown.
Faces of 3D Shapes Worksheet
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Sides and Angles Worksheet

Sides are lines forming a shape; angles are points where two sides meet (pictured). Before going through the exercise, explain this to your kids. In the first exercise, check for birds holding shapes by their angles. In the second, check for birds holding shapes by their sides.
Sides and Angles Worksheet
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Drawing with a Little Monster Worksheet

Assist your students in helping the Little Monster find the quadrilaterals in the exercise. Remind them that a quadrilateral is any shape with four sides, such as squares, rectangles, and kites. Guide your students with the dotted lines to draw the shapes correctly.
Drawing with a Little Monster Worksheet
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Twin Shapes Dot-to-Dot Worksheet

Test your child's ability to copy with this worksheet. Ask them to find and name the four shapes on the left. Then, they must match each with the dotted lines on the right. Help your child with all four shapes in this fun exercise.
Twin Shapes Dot-to-Dot Worksheet
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Shapes and Names Matchup Worksheet

Introduce your students to shapes if they aren't familiar. Look at the sheet with them and ask them to identify shapes. Help them match each shape to its name, then trace the dotted lines to the answers. Even if they haven't seen shapes before, this exercise will be easy - with your help!
Shapes and Names Matchup Worksheet
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This PDF worksheet helps kids identify different quadrilaterals using pictures and measurements. From rectangles to diamonds, children will use their knowledge of geometry to observe and classify shapes. A colorful and fun way to learn!
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Shape Maze Worksheet

Test your child's geometry knowledge with this fun printable maze! They'll need to identify shapes with 8 vertices to find their way through the maze and get the correct answer.
Shape Maze Worksheet
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Lines of Symmetry Printable

Symmetry is a key math concept that kids must learn to develop their geometry skills. This fun worksheet helps build this skill, by encouraging kids to recognize symmetrical shapes and find equal parts.
Lines of Symmetry Printable
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Congruent Shapes Worksheet

Help your child find the twin of the purple hexagon! This congruent shapes worksheet is great for increasing vocabulary while challenging mental rotation skills.
Congruent Shapes Worksheet
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Plane Geometry: Sides Printable

Plane Geometry: Sides Printable
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Two–Dimensional Shapes: Vertices Printable

This colorful worksheet teaches kids geometry by introducing them to two-dimensional shapes and vertices. Kids can practice counting vertices and learn an important new math term in an easy to understand way. Boost your child's knowledge of geometry today!
Two–Dimensional Shapes: Vertices Printable
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Geometry Review Printable

Repetition is key to success; give your child the practice they need with this geometry worksheet.
Geometry Review Printable
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Learning Skills

Worksheets on 2D Shapes are an essential learning tool for children ages 8-9, a pivotal stage where they begin to solidify their understanding of basic geometric concepts. These worksheets are not just about recognizing shapes; they delve deeper into helping kids understand the properties and relationships between different 2D shapes, such as squares, circles, triangles, and rectangles.

At this age, children are developing critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Engaging with 2D Shapes worksheets allows them to apply these skills in a practical, enjoyable manner. They learn to differentiate shapes based on various characteristics, such as the number of sides, lengths, and angles, fostering an early analytical mindset.

Moreover, these worksheets are designed to be both educational and fun, keeping 8-9-year-olds intrigued and motivated. Through a variety of activities, such as matching shapes, drawing them, and even finding shapes in everyday objects, children learn to connect the dots between abstract concepts and the real world. This real-world application is crucial for deep, meaningful learning and helps kids see the relevance of what they're learning in their daily lives.

In essence, 2D Shapes worksheets for ages 8-9 are a fundamental stepping stone in a child's mathematical journey, laying down the groundwork for more complex geometric concepts in the future while sharpening their cognitive skills in an engaging way.