Properties of 2D shape
Video Teaching Award winner Jonny Heeley uses an activity-filled lesson about polygons to inspire a group of gifted and talented KS2 pupils. With an emphasis on pupil participation, Jonny explores the definition of a polygon before helping them produce their own squares, triangles and hexagons.
Resource Properties of shapes - key stage 2 sats questions organised by levels 3, 4 and 5. Mark scheme and notes also added as an additional file. Word files for easy editing.
BBC Symmetry video
Video BBC Learning Zone video. In this animation featuring Star, Sky and Hutch, a cake and a butterfly are used to demonstrate symmetry, lines of symmetry and reflective symmetry using mirror images.