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ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)

ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
ACTIVITY - Sand Castle Building (Math)
Product Description
Sand Castle Building (Math)
Appropriate for grades 7-8 & Homeschool

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PURPOSE:
This activity allows your students a chance to showcase some creativity by designing their own sand castle using buckets with predetermined dimensions. They will then calculate volumes of each solid and the total castle volume.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:
This product contains:
         ☆A 1-page printable activity

STORY:
When my students were learning the volume formulas for cylinders, cones and pyramids I was reminded of my days as a kid building sand castles on the beach. Then, I realized that the solids my students were studying were the same shapes of my pails of sand. Thus this activity was born.

POSSIBLE EXTENSIONS:
Two possible extensions are included in this file!

MATERIALS/PRE-REQS:
Besides this file, you may require:
         ☆Nothing!

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Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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