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A fabulous four-page assignment explores volume formulae for rectangular prisms, cylinders, cones, and pyramids. Pupils apply the formulas to solve problems, match diagrams to values, and address real-world scenarios. A detailed answer key shows step-by-step how to arrive at the correct result. This is a colorful and attractive assignment to add to your curriculum arsenal!
Young scholars solve volume problems. In this geometry lesson, the class watches a video about clean water (link provided) and individuals compare the volume of different prisms, including an actual drinking glass. Extension activities include research on organizations that provide safe drinking water and the volume of the containers they use.
Learners calculate the volumes of cones and pyramids using relevant formulas. Resource refers to worksheets that are not attached. Much of the plan is devoted to explaining and incorporating behavior modification classroom management strategies related to ice cream cones.
Students explore the mathematical properties of traditional American Indian lodges. They examine the effect of increasing sides of a polygon, calculate the surface area of prisms and cylinders, and construct a classroom size pyramid using crepe paper. As a culminating activity, students conduct research on a traditional American Indian dwelling and write a research paper.
Eighth graders investigate how to calculate volume and surface areas of a variety of solid figures. They view and discuss the two-dimensional patterns of three-dimensional objects, discuss the definition of circumference and area of a circle, and solve volume and surface area problems on a worksheet.