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MAT-00.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Identify and describe shapes (squares, circles, triangles, rectangl

    • MAT-00.G.01 Describe objects using names of shapes
    • MAT-00.G.02 Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.
    • MAT-00.G.03 Identify shapes as 2D or 3D

Analyze, compare, create, and compose shapes.


1st Grade

MAT-01.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Reason with shapes and their attributes.

    • MAT-01.G.01 Distinguish defining attributes of shapes
    • MAT-01.G.02 Compose two-dimensional and three-dimensional shapes
    • MAT-01.G.03 Partition circles and rectangles into two and four equal shares, describe the shares using the words halves, fourths, and quarters


2nd Grade

MAT-02.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Reason with shapes and their attributes.

    • MAT-02.G.01 Recognize and draw shapes having specified attributes
    • MAT-02.G.02 Partition rectangles into rows and columns of same-size squares
    • MAT-02.G.03 Partition circles and rectangles into two, three, or four equal shares


3rd Grade

MAT-03.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Reason with shapes and their attributes.


4th Grade

MAT-04.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Draw and identify lines and angles, and classify shapes by properti

    • MAT-04.G.01 Draw points, lines, segments, rays, and angles
    • MAT-04.G.02 Classify 2-dimensional figures based on parallel or perpendicular lines
    • MAT-04.G.03 Recognize a line of symmetry for a 2-dimensional figure


5th Grade

MAT-05.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Graph points on the coordinate plane to solve real-world and mathem

    • MAT-05.G.01 Use a pair of axes, to define the coordinates of a given point in the pla
    • MAT-05.G.02 represent real-world math problems by graphing coordinate points

Classify two-dimensional figures into categories based on their pro

    • MAT-05.G.03 Understand that attributes of a category also belong to all subcategories
    • MAT-05.G.04 Classify two-dimensional figures in a hierarchy based on properties


6th Grade

MAT-06.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface

    • MAT-06.G.01 Find the area of triangles, quadrilaterals, and other polygons
    • MAT-06.G.02 Find the volume of a right rectangular prism with fractional edge lengths
    • MAT-06.G.03 Draw polygons in the coordinate plane given coordinates for the vertices
    • MAT-06.G.04 Represent three-dimensional figures using nets of rectangles and triangle


7th Grade

MAT-07.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Draw, construct, and describe geometrical figures and describe the relationships between them.

    • MAT-07.G.01 Solve problems involving scale drawings of geometric figures
    • MAT-07.G.02 Draw geometric shapes with given conditions
    • MAT-07.G.03 Describe 2-dimensional figures that result from slicing 3-dimensional figures

Solve real-life and mathematical problems involving angle measure, area, surface area, and volume.

    • MAT-07.G.04 Know the formulas for area and circumference of a circle
    • MAT-07.G.05 Use supplementary, complementary, vertical, and adjacent angles in proble
    • MAT-07.G.06 Solve real-world mathematical problems involving area, volume and surface


8th Grade

MAT-08.G Domain: [G] Geometry

Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software

Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres