This activity develops thinking skills and facts for shape at KS1, KS2 and KS3. Simple ideas and a great range of activities lead to real exploration of properties of 2-D shapes. NEW Straws 2 is now available, with another 4 activities.


  • Straws (1).pdf

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Created: Sep 14, 2009

Updated: Jan 25, 2015

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54 Reviews

  • 5
    user avatarMG552 years agoreport

    Great resource

  • 5
    user avatarsirenne2 years agoreport

    Great ideas. Thanks!

  • 5
    user avatarfizzgog3 years agoreport

    Fantastic yet simple ideas - thank you

  • 4
    user avatarJosiahb483 years agoreport

    Creative, visually appealing and easy to manipulate. Awesome!

  • 5
    user avataramsc3 years agoreport

    Thank you so much! Creative, visual, and straightforward. Just what I wanted.