Covering a Cube
Students discover as many flat patterns as possible to cover a cube. They create the patterns from cardboard. They also discover what patterns are found in each of the possible patterns to cover the cube.
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Math Stars: A Problem-Solving Newsletter Grade 5
Looking for a way to challenge the problem-solving abilities of your young mathematicians? Then look no further. This collect of newsletter worksheets engages learners with a variety of interesting word problems that cover topics ranging...
5th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Understanding Three-Dimensional Figures
You can't judge a book by its cover ... or a cube structure by just one face. A creative lesson looks at the shape of several cube structures as described by level slices. The 20th lesson of the 29-part series expects young...
7th Math CCSS: Designed
Integer Exponents, Scientific Notation and Volume
A one-stop resource for exponents, square and cube roots, scientific notation, and volume formulas guides learners through properties of exponents. As they learn to apply these properties to operations with scientific notation,...
7th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Surface Area and Volume
Partners use materials to wrap three-dimensional objects to determine the formula for surface area. The groups use an orange to calculate the amount of peel it takes to completely cover the fruit. Using manipulatives, individuals then...
9th - 11th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Student Workbook: Number Sense
What a great resource. More than just a worksheet, this packet also includes examples and notes at the beginning of each section. The material covers all of the main standards in pre-algebra and can also be used for parts of an Algebra I...
8th - 11th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Find Surface Area of Cubes and Prisms by Pulling them Apart
With all those sides, finding surface area can confusing. This video uses color-coded visuals to show the measurements of each side before adding them all together. Show your mathematicians that wrapping a gift requires surface area to...
5 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed