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## Kindergarten and First Grade Geometry Standards

In Kindergarten, the Common Core Standards state that Kindergarten students should:

- Identify and describe shapes
- Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size
- Identify shapes as two-dimensional (lying in a plane, "flat") or three-dimensional ("solid").
- Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes.
*For example, "Can you join these two triangles with full sides touching to make a rectangle*?

In Grade 1, the Common Core Standards state that grade one students should:

- Distinguish between defining attributes (e.g., triangles are closed and three-sided) versus non-defining attributes (e.g., color, orientation, overall size); build and draw shapes to possess defining attributes.
- Compose two-dimensional shapes (rectangles, squares, trapezoids, triangles, half-circles, and quarter-circles) or three-dimensional shapes (cubes, right rectangular prisms, right circular cones, and right circular cylinders) to create a composite shape, and compose new shapes from the composite shape.

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## Shape Booklet PDF

Print Booklet: 6-Page PDF Shape Booklet

This printable geometry booklet in PDF will provide the opportunity to meet the above Common Core Standards providing adequate teaching is provided along with the printable booklet. The printable geometry booklet can be used with individual students or groups of students in Kindergarten or the first grade as appropriate.