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Counting vertices on 2D shapes

Counting vertices on 2D shapes.

 

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Activity.

 

 

Draw a 5 sided shape.

What is a 5 sided shape called?

Tell me how many vertices it has.

 

Draw an 8 sided shape. 

What is an 8 sided shape called?

Tell me how many vertices it has.

 

Draw a 3 sided shape.

What is a 3 sided shape called?

Tell me how many vertices it has.

 

Tell someone in your house what 'vertices' means.