Year 4

Year 4

To identify lines of symmetry in a pattern

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Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn to recognise patterns and how they repeat. We will continue to explore what symmetry is and how to recognise lines of symmetry in 2D shapes and patterns containing these shapes. We will continue to develop strong mathematical language about shape, symmetry and pattern.

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5 Questions

Q1.
How many lines of symmetry does a square have?
2
3
Q2.
Triangles have 3 lines of symmetry
always true
never true
Q3.
Another name for a line of symmetry is....
A diagonal line
A parallel line
Q4.
How many lines of symmetry does a regular octagon have?
6
7
Q5.
How many lines of symmetry does this shape have?
5
none

5 Questions

Q1.
How many lines of symmetry?
3
4
Q2.
How many lines of symmetry?
0
2
Q3.
How many lines of symmetry?