Year 1 - Spatial Reasoning: Shadows (Trial)

Australian curriculum number (ACMMG022)

Summary of learning goals

In this task, students explore the relationship between three-dimensional objects and common two-dimensional shapes. They are asked to investigate the shape of shadows that different three-dimensional objects will create. They are also asked to consider different perspectives of the one object and how the shadow shapes may vary. 

Students will identify two-dimensional shapes that are part of three-dimensional objects.