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Students explore the concept of surface area. In this surface area lesson, students cut out and tape together hexomino patterns. Students discuss what polygons make up the faces of various hexomino 3-D objects. Students make examples of nets and non-nets using paper and tape. Students discuss properties of polygons such as number of vertices, faces, and edges. Students find the surface area of their constructions.