## Student Notes - Pyramids and Spheres Exploration - answers.docx.doc.pdf - Section 5: Practice/Homework and Exit Ticket

Student Notes - Pyramids and Spheres Exploration - answers.docx.doc.pdf

# Pyramids and Spheres Exploration

Unit 9: 3-D Shapes and Volume
Lesson 3 of 4

## Big Idea: Students will use play dough to discover the volume formulas for pyramids and spheres.

Print Lesson
8 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
99 minutes

### Stephanie Conklin

##### Similar Lessons

###### Density Day 3 or 4: Making Density Visual With Particle Model Drawings
Big Idea: Bringing learning alive with visuals is especially important when students are developing a deep understanding of density. In this lesson, students will draw molecules to help explain why some cubes sink or float, based on their density.
Favorites(1)
Resources(11)
East Walpole, MA
Environment: Suburban

###### Old and New Knowledge of Circles
12th Grade Math » Trigonometry: Circles
Big Idea: Students explore the idea that pi and the trig ratios are really just the same shoes on different feet.
Favorites(0)
Resources(13)
Worcester, MA
Environment: Urban

###### The Pyramid Stack (Part 1)
Geometry » Volume of Cones, Pyramids, and Spheres
Big Idea: Students use interactive geometry software to investigate the properties of pyramids and learn how many pyramids it takes to make a prism.
Favorites(0)
Resources(22)
Ault, CO
Environment: Rural