How many faces does a cone have? What's the difference between a hexagon and a heptagon? Is a square also a rhombus? Is a semicircle a polygon?
Explore these and other burning geometrical questions as your students identify, categorize, and build 2D and 3D shapes! Aligned to Common Core standards, this comprehensive unit is fully written to explain to the students the intricacies that your textbook may have missed.
Vertices and Edges
Prefixes for Polygons
Regular and Irregular Polygons
Special Quadrilaterals: Rectangle, Square, Parallelogram, Rhombus, Trapezoid
What is the Third Dimension?
Construction and Analysis of 3D Shapes: Rectangular Prism, Cone, Cylinder, Square-Based Pyramid, Hexagonal Prism, Cube, Tetrahedron, Sphere, Triangular Prism
Assessments included: 2D shape quiz (matching) and 3D shape report.
Answer keys are included.
Also included are extra book and video recommendations, all of which are available via the Epic! App.