Unit Overview: Volume and surface area of prisms

Lessons:

12 lessons

3-D Shapes

In this lesson, we will learn about the properties of 3D shapes using their names and identifying the number of vertices, faces and edges.

• 1 Quiz
• 11m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
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Prisms and cylinders

In this lesson, we will be able to identify prisms and cylinders using their properties and associated vocabulary.

• 2 Quizzes
• 12m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Nets of cubes

In this lesson, we will practise visualising the nets of cubes as 3D shapes.

• 2 Quizzes
• 10m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Nets of prisms

In this lesson, we will learn about nets of prisms, how to identify them and how they relate to the properties of 3D shapes.

• 2 Quizzes
• 15m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Counting cubes (Part 1)

In this lesson, we will explore different strategies to count the number of cubes a solid shape is made from.

• 2 Quizzes
• 11m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Counting cubes (Part 2)

In this lesson, we will learn what volume is, and you will use informal counting strategies to find the volume of different solid shapes.

• 2 Quizzes
• 15m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Cuboids

In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the volume of a cuboid.

• 2 Quizzes
• 13m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Volume of prisms and cylinders

In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the volume of prisms and cylinders.

• 2 Quizzes
• 16m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Surface area introduction

In this lesson, we will be introduced to the concept of surface area, and how to calculate it.

• 2 Quizzes
• 14m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Surface area conjectures

In this lesson, we will explore patterns related to surface area and form conjectures based on your findings.

• 2 Quizzes
• 13m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
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Surface area of cuboids

In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the surface area of cuboids.

• 2 Quizzes
• 17m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

Surface area of cylinders

In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the surface area of cylinders.

• 2 Quizzes
• 22m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript