Shape identification is one the first steps and introducing geometry to your little one. 

We do a lot of shape identification here and I have love seeing Rea’s growth as we continuously work on the various shapes. 

This preschool activity will work on identifying nine basic shapes. 

Grab a FREE copy of the template in the Required Materials section below.

Lil’ Explorers Focus Skills

Geometry

  • Identify common 2-dimensional shapes such as squares, rectangles, triangles, heart, star, circle, semi-circle, oval, diamond

Lil’ Creators Focus Skills

Geometry

  • Identify common 2-dimensional shapes such as squares, rectangles, triangles, heart, star, circle, semi-circle, oval, diamond

Required Materials

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Dinosaur Shape Nests Template

*Scissors

Step #1

Print and cut out the Dinosaur Shape Nest Template. 

Step #2

Place the dinosaurs in the correct nest based on the shape on the nest and the egg.

Teacher Tip

We decided to make this a activity that we use over and over so we laminated it. You could also add velcro or make this a one time activity and cut and glue.

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