Lesson 1 What We Know About Shapes

    • Let’s find and talk about shapes.

Warm-up Which One Doesn’t Belong: Teddy Bears

Problem 1

Blue teddy bear. 4 buttons. No bow tie.
Brown teddy bear. Two buttons. Red bow tie.

Problem 2

Which one doesn’t belong?

White teddy bear holding red heart.
 Fuzzy white teddy bear.
Fuzzy blue teddy bear holding red heart.

Activity 1 Introduce Picture Books, Find Shapes in Books

We are going to read this story again. This time let’s look very closely at the pictures and see what we notice.

What do you notice in this picture?

How can you describe this?

Activity 2 Shapes in a Picture

Backgammon gameboard

Activity 3 Centers: Choice Time

Choose a center.

Picture Books

Center. Picture books.


Center. Bingo.

Shake and Spill

Center activity, shake and spill.

Practice Problem

Problem 1

Describe some of the shapes you see in the picture.

Image of shapes. Some colored, some not.