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Study Jams! Edges, Faces, Vertices

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Before determining the classification of a three-dimensional shape, you need to know about the characteristics of a vertex, edge, and face. Go step-by-step using a prism, and discover what each aspect refers to and how it applies to...
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Volume with Fractional Edge Lengths and Unit Cubes

For Teachers 6th Standards
How many more cubes will fit if they are smaller? The 12th segment in a series of 22 builds upon the fifth grade concept of packing cubes into a prism to find the volume. Scholars determine the number of cubes of fractional edge lengths...
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What Happens at the Edge of the Universe?

For Students 10th - Higher Ed Standards
The cosmic even horizon of the universe is closer to us than the particle horizon. Space Time's Cosmology playlist tackles this and other complex concepts about the universe. The video discusses how the scientists define the edge of the...
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Sports on the Edge

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore athleticism by reading a book in class. In this extreme sports lesson plan, students read the nonfiction book Sports on the Edge and discuss what makes a normal sport "extreme." Students answer sports related study...
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What's It like at the Edge of the Solar System?

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
What changes when you leave the solar system and enter interstellar space? First, scientists needed to define the end of the solar system. Using an interesting video, an installment from the SciShow Space series explains how the...
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Living On the Edge

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students explore the concept of volume.  In this volume lesson, students determine the edge length of an octahedron given its volume.  Students use Cabri Jr. to construct cubes and squares to test their hypothesis for determining edge...
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Banana Bread

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Show your future bakers how to choose the right baking pan by calculating the volume of a pan. The resource compares two pans, one with decimal edge lengths and is too small for the recipe and one that may work. Your number crunchers are...
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Edges, Faces, Vertices

For Students 6th - 12th
Take the edge off of learning about solids. A short video explains how to count the number of edges, faces, and vertices of three-dimensional figures. It works through several examples, including a cube, a square pyramid, a triangular...
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Deforestation, Fragmentation, and the Edge Effect

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students participate in an activity to demonstrate how deforestation, fragmentation, and habitat edges may affect native animal populations. Students accomplish this by playing a game from a provided worksheet and completing a graphing...
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Construct, Bisect, Duplicate: Geometry Practice with Compass and Straight Edge

For Students 9th - 12th
Geometers employ a straight edge and compass to duplicate and bisect segments and angles, construct perpendiculars, parallel lines, figures, and circles with points of concurrency. Ample practice with 65 questions across 8 worksheets. No...
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Attributes of Shapes

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders examine the attributes of shapes. In this shape lesson, 2nd graders examine the faces, edges, and vertices of shape. They name shapes using given attributes that given on "Secret Attributes" cards.
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Classifying Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 2nd - 5th Standards
Young geometers identify prisms and pyramids based on the number of edges they have. Answers vary from hexagonal and rectangular prisms to pentagonal and octagonal pyramids. 
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Living on the Edge

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Students calculate the volume of polyhedrons. In this algebra instructional activity, students are asked to solve a complex problem. They identify the length of the edges and the volume of the shape.
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Graph Creator

For Students 6th - 12th
Discover the right path to learn about graph theory. Scholars use an interactive to create graphs by placing vertices and edges. They determine if their graphs have Euler or Hamiltonian paths.
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3-D Shapes

For Students 1st - 4th Standards
Young mathematicians look at five 3-D shapes and name them based on the accompanying image. For each shape, learners state the number of faces, vertices, and edges.
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Arctic Shapes

For Teachers 5th - 6th Standards
In a two-part worksheet, young geometers examine 3-D shapes and describe their attributes in a table. They will be able to draw the shape and name the number of vertices, faces, and edges. In the second part, individuals explore nets of...
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I've Seen That Shape Before

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
The objectives in the resource allow students to explore the characteristics of simple solid shapes. Youngsters learn to recognize the face shapes, corners, and edges that make up 3-D figures by filling in a chart. Lastly, learners look...
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Classifying Three-Dimensional Shapes

For Teachers 7th
Compare geometric solids based on their properties. Your emergent geometers use spaghetti and marshmallows to build models so they can examine the number of faces, edges, and vertices on polyhedra of their own creation. Resource includes...
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Geometry 3D Shapes: Euler's Theorem

For Students 6th - 10th Standards
How do you get a theorem named after you? Euler knows what it takes! The third lesson of five asks pupils to use an interactive activity to compare the faces, vertices, and edges of seven different three-dimensional solids. They use...
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For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
Investigate the properties of three-dimensional figures with this Arctic-themed math lesson. Beginning with a class discussion about different types of solid figures present in the classroom, young mathematicians are then given a...
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Identify the Parts of Three-Dimensional Solids

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Three-dimensional figures have certain key items such as faces, edges, and vertices. The video introduces these parts and identifies them in different prisms through color coordination. 
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Revise Properties of 3-D Shapes

For Students 5th - 6th
In this properties of 3-D shapes worksheet, learners identify shape, faces, edges, vertices, and right angles. In this fill in the blank worksheet, students answer thirty-six problems.
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Geometric Shapes and Figures

For Students 4th - 8th
Are your mathematicians figuring out the difference between shapes and figures? Using a simple, visual identification worksheet, students analyze 2 shapes and 2 figures, answering 4 questions about each. Learners determine their...
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The Cross of Lead, At the Edge of the World, and The End of Time

For Teachers 5th - 7th
A fan of Ari's Crispin trilogy? Here is a packet that contains study guides for all three Crispin novels: The Cross of Lead, At the Edge of the World, and The End of Time.

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