Lesson

Do you know what happens when we reflect a shape?

The shape is mirrored across a fold or axis.

Can you see any symmetrical objects around you? Let's take a look at how we can check if a shape or object is symmetrical.

Which image has the line of symmetry drawn correctly?

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This video takes a look at the line of symmetry, also called the axis of symmetry.

How many lines of symmetry does this painting have?

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Remember!

If a shape is symmetrical, it means that when we draw a line through it, one side is identical to the other.

Some shapes or objects have more than one line of symmetry.

Create symmetrical patterns, pictures and shapes with and without digital technologies