Shapes Everywhere

This week's Family Friday will put your creativity to the test. After reading Shapes Everywhere, you will create a park scene using shapes you see every day. Have fun with this geometry activity for kids!

What you need:

  • Pre-made printable coloring pages (here)
  • Scissors
  • Tape or glue
  • Computer paper or construction paper
  • Colored pencils/markers

Step 1

Click here to read Shapes Everywhere. Be sure to touch the illustrations to see the pictures come alive!

You can find this book in your Footsteps2Brilliance app under Level 1 (Red) in the Academic Language Program for Students (ALPS) series.

Step 2

Print out the coloring pages (here). Cut out the shapes.


Step 3

Tape or glue each shape to its match on the picture. Say the name of each shape (such as "circle" or "square") as you paste it on.

Step 3

Color your picture and hang it up your art for everyone to see!

Enjoyed this geometry activity for kids? Find more Family Friday Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) activities here.

Looking for this activity en español? Click here for the Spanish version of the Shapes Everywhere book and blog post.

Share your Family Friday fun: tag us on social media @footsteps2brilliance / @myf2b if you and your family read and play this weekend!

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