2ND GRADE GEOMETRY

2nd Grade Math Centers



This page provides sample 2nd Grade Geometry Centers from our 2nd Grade Math Centers eBook.  Try out the sample Geometry Centers listed in blue under each Common Core State Standard or download the 2nd Grade Math Centers eBook and have all the Number, Geometry, Measurement and Data Centers you’ll need for the entire school year in one convenient digital file.  With over 160 easy-prep, engaging centers this resource will simplify your lesson planning and make hands-on math instruction an integral part of your classroom.

Teaching in a state that is implementing their own specific math standards?  Download our 2nd Grade Correlations document for cross-referenced tables outlining the alignment of each state's standards with the CCSS-M, as well as the page numbers in our 2nd Grade Math Centers eBook related to each standard.  

Reason with shapes and their attributes 

2.G.A.1 Recognize and draw shapes having specified attributes, such as a given number of angles or a given number of equal faces. Identify triangles, quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, and cubes.
Sample Activities:
My Shape Riddle

Geoboard Quadrilaterals
Tangram Shapes
Skeletal Models
Math Literature Link: The Greedy Triangle

Also included in 2nd Grade Math Centers:

Constructing 2-Dimensional Shapes
Describing 3-Dimensional Shapes
Comparing 3-Dimensional Shapes

Geoboard Triangles
Flip, Slide, Turn

Nets for a Cube

2.G.A.2 Partition a rectangle into rows and columns of same-size squares and count to find the total number of them.

Sample Activity:
Cover a Rectangle 
Also included in 2nd Grade Math Centers:
Complete the Rectangle

2.G.A.3 Partition circles and rectangles into two, three, or four equal shares, describe the shares using the words halves, thirds, half of, a third of, etc., and describe the whole as two halves, three thirds, four fourths. Recognize that equal shares of identical wholes need not have the same shape.

Sample Activities:
Geoboard Halves 
Fraction Barrier Game
Also included in 2nd Grade Math Centers:
Geoboard Fourths 
Mr. Zed's Cakes




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