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49 resources with the concept nets

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Mathematics Assessment Project: Tests for Middle School

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Good assessments are hard to find—assessments that address content standards and fit into standard class periods. The six assessments in the middle school collection are 80-minute forms, divided into two 40-minute sections, and are...
31 Items in Collection
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Maker projects & 3D Shapes

For Teachers 3rd - 11th
The study of three dimensional objects can bring out the natural maker and builder in your students. This collection explores three dimensions through the use of maker projects, 3-D nets, and studies of area and surface area. The...
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Common Core Math: 6th Grade

For Teachers 6th Standards
Need some help aligning your 6th grade math curriculum to Common Core? Here is a collection complete with a resource for every standard in the curriculum. While many of these resources cover multiple math standards, the main one...
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Geometry

For Students 6th Standards
New ReviewShape one's understanding of geometry using the resource. The sixth of seven chapters in 6th Grade Math focuses on geometry principles. Future mathematicians learn to find the area of parallelograms, trapezoids, triangles, and other...
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Sports Bag

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Lay it out using the least amount of material. Learners use the dimensions of a cylindrical sports bag to find out the size of pieces of material needed to sew them. The pupils find the best placement of the pieces to use the least...
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Smoothie Box

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Make it a tight fit. Given drawings of a smoothie bottle, pupils need to determine the size of a box to hold 12 bottles. Scholars draw a net to show the dimensions needed to create a closed box that would not allow the bottles to move...
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Candle Box

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Shine some light on nets. Using a creative assessment task, pupils create a net that would fold up into a hexagonal box and include the tabs needed for gluing the box together. Scholars then draw candles on each of the sides and the top...
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Surface Area of Boxes

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Explore surface area out of the box. Pairs investigate surface area by measuring two boxes and calculating the area of each side. Classmates trace one of the boxes onto butcher paper and create a net with the same area. Groups then...
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Lemonade Business - Investigating Surface Area and Volume of Containers

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Boost lemonade sales by using the perfect container. For a given volume, future entrepreneurs design a container that will have the least surface area and by extension, the least cost of material. They create a two-dimensional net of...
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Surface Area of Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
How do you find the area if an object has more than four sides? Learners view an interesting video to learn how to determine the surface areas of rectangular prisms and pyramids. They see how to draw two-dimensional nets of the figures...
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Nets

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
You've netted a great resource! Young mathematicians learn about the nets of three-dimensional solids by watching a brief video. The resource includes some test-taking tips on the topic for those studying for the GCSE.
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Geometry 3D Shapes: Test Your Skills

For Students 6th - 10th Standards
Time to find out what they've learned! The final lesson of a five-part series has learners complete a 39-question multiple choice review. They use what they've learned in the previous lessons to complete questions that include concepts...
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Three Dimensions in Two Dimensions: Lesson

For Students 6th - 11th Standards
Slice up solids. A portion of a geometry playlist introduces two conventional ways to visualize 3-D figures in 2-D. The resource defines cross-sections and nets and provides examples of both.
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Build a Plankton Net

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Give household materials new life by turning them into a plankton net. Scholars design and build a net to collect and filter plankton from water. They test out their creations by using glitter to represent plankton. The nets need to...
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Volume and Surface Area

For Students 6th Standards
This website is used for students and teachers to practice sixth grade math skills. This website offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in...
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Determining Surface Area of Three-Dimensional Figures

For Teachers 6th Standards
Cast a net over the formulas for surface area. Pupils use nets to develop surface area formulas in the 19th segment in a 22-part series. They first see the patterns of similar calculations in finding the area of the faces of rectangular...
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From Nets to Surface Area

For Teachers 6th Standards
Figure out what it will take to cover up. The 18th part of a 22-part series presents nets as a way to determine surface area. Pupils determine the measurements of the portions of the nets before calculating the area of each portion and...
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Constructing Nets

For Teachers 6th Standards
What are the dimensions of nets that fit the solid? Pupils determine the sizes of the faces of 3-D figures. Then, learners create the two-dimensional faces and arrange them to build a net of the original three-dimensional figure. 
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Representing Three-Dimensional Figures Using Nets

For Teachers 6th Standards
Unfold the faces of a three-dimensional figure. Scholars define a net and determine whether drawings are nets or not. They compare nets with their associated 3-D figures and identify the various faces to finish the 16th segment in a...
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Cutting a Cube

For Students K - 12th Standards
Teach the ins and outs of the cube! A series of five K–12 level activities explore the make-up of the cube. The beginning lessons focus on the vocabulary related to the cube. Later lessons explore the possible nets that describe a cube....
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Surface Area

For Teachers 7th Standards
Build upon the knowledge of nets to find the surface area of right prisms. Pupils begin to find the area of right rectangular prisms using the net for the prism. They build upon that knowledge to find a general formula that works for all...
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Nets, Plans, and Elevations

For Students 7th - 10th Standards
A dimensional resource teaches viewers to recognize 2-D views of 3-D objects and how to match nets with their 3-D figures. Individuals draw different views of three-dimensional objects including views from the front, side elevations and...
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Product Wars: Market Research

For Teachers 6th - 9th Standards
Marketing is smooth if the proper research is done in advance. Teams conduct a survey to determine an audience's preference for smoothie before developing an ingredient list and nutrition information for their smoothies. Finally, they...
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Plenty of Pentagons

For Students 6th - 8th
Why are only four colors needed to color webs from regular pentagons, not five? An assessment task requires young mathematicians to first construct regular pentagons using a compass and straightedge, then has them consider a shape formed...