Planning GuideKindergarten
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3-D Objects/2-D Shapes

Strand: Shape and Space (3-D Objects and 2-D Shapes)
Outcomes: 2, 3

Curriculum Focus

This sample focuses on:

  • the characteristics of 3-D objects and 2-D shapes
  • analyzing the relationships among 3-D objects and 2-D shapes.

3-D Objects/2-D Shapes addresses the following outcomes from the Program of Studies:

Strand: Shape and Space (3-D Objects and 2-D Shapes)
Specific Outcomes:
2. Sort 3-D objects, using a single attribute.
3. Build and describe 3-D objects.

What is a Planning Guide?

Planning Guides are a tool for teachers to use in designing instruction and assessment that focuses on developing and deepening students' understanding of mathematical concepts. This tool is based on the process outlined in Understanding by Design, by Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe.

The following steps will help you through the Planning Guide:

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