Shapes in Nature

Nature is full of shapes!

Shapes in Nature

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Shapes in Nature

Take a walk around your neighborhood and encourage your child to find shapes in the nature around them. What shapes are the leaves? What patterns do they have on them? What shapes are the bugs on the sidewalk? Bring a pencil and paper. Have your child draw the shapes that they see.

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: None

Subject: Science and math

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Reviewed: 2021
English title: Shapes in Nature