MSS2/E2.1 Recognise and name common 2-D and 3-D shapes (This element changed in the 2009 curriculum update - was previously MSS2/E2.2)
(a) know the names of 2-D common shapes, e.g. rectangle, square, circle, triangle
(b) know the names of 3-D common shapes, e.g. pyramid, cylinder
(c) understand that shape is independent of size, proportion and orientation e.g. a cylinder can be flat like a table mat or tall like a tin of baked beanse common shapes.