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?
A line of symmetry splits an object into two identical halves that are the mirror image of each other.
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?
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.
manipulates, identifies and sketches two-dimensional shapes, including special quadrilaterals, and describes their features