Types of Angles  Resource (Free Download)

Suitable for Year groups: 5, 6, 7

Types of Angles  resource description

This resource is ideal as a classroom poster or as a print out reference for your learners. Here different examples of right, acute, obtuse and reflex angles are depicted alongside their interval for size in degrees.

Types of Angles

This resource offers a visual guide to classifying angles based on their size, providing a foundation for geometry concepts.


Why are angles important?

Understanding angles is essential for:

  • Geometry: Describing shapes, solving problems, and making proofs.
  • Construction: Designing structures and ensuring accurate measurements.
  • Everyday tasks: Estimating angles and directions.


How can this resource help?

This resource supports learning about angles through:

  • Clear types: Covers acute, right, obtuse, straight, and reflex angles.
  • Visuals: Provides diagrams illustrating each type.
  • Simple definitions: Offers easy-to-understand explanations.
  • Free PDF download: Provides a handy reference tool.


Benefits for learners:

  • Improves shape and angle recognition.
  • Supports understanding of geometric properties.
  • Builds a foundation for advanced geometry and trigonometry.

This resource is perfect for teachers introducing angle types. It's also a valuable revision tool for learners or a helpful guide for parents supporting their children's maths learning.


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