Learning Games with Geometric Shapes Board Games

Game boards are a great way to work on new concepts. They are fun and change things up for kids.

The free geometric shape board game helps kids work on shape names, shape attributes, and geometric shapes in a fun way. I love that having this board changes up how kids can learn.

They get to play a game and learn new concepts!

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

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What is a geometric Shape?

is a figure or closed area by a boundary. It is treating by seeing several different parts together like curves, points, and lines.

We all know some common geometric shapes like a circle, square, and triangle.

I wanted to do something fun to work on some geometric shapes and work on learning words to describe the shapes as well.

These board games works of the following shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon.

You have one board that is just the 8 shapes and their names.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

The second board has shapes and shape words with shape attributes around the outside for kids to find the matching shape.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

Things to use with the Geometric Shapes Board Game Printable


Ways to Use the Geometric Shapes Board Game Printable

One of the first things I can say is that because these are in black and white you can use colored paper with them! I love mixing up the colors for the different seasons!

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

When you play the game you start a start. You use a 6-sided die to roll to move around the board. If you don’t have a die you can find a number die here.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

As you roll and move to a new spot you then cover a matching shape on the board. Then you roll and move on. We use glass gems or clear counters a lot to do the covering. That makes the boards reuseable.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you are doing a single time use then you can use a dot marker on the board. They can dot the shapes as they go.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

This set also includes information about the shapes like corners, how many sides and angles. You have two options one with a cover and another with color the shape that matches.

The color the shape is fun. Each shape has a different color and there are clues to match the correct shape. You move around and color the shapes you land on.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can also use the same with but without the coloring. This is great to print on a color page and just cover the shapes.

Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com


What you will find in the Free Geometric Shapes Board Games

  • 2 board games for Geometric Shapes
  • 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon
  • Find and color and find and color by code options for one page
  • Matching shape name and shape
  • Reading information about the shape with corners, sides and angles to match shape or shape name
  • 3 pages
Free Geometric Shapes Board Games to work on 8 shapes: rhombus, square, trapezoid, triangle, hexagon, pentagon, and octagon with two boards for kids to use - 3Dinosaurs.com

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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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