TEKS 8.8b Connect models of prisms, cylinders, pyramids, spheres, and cones to formulas for volume of these objects.
TEKS 8.8a Find lateral and total surface area of prisms, pyramids, and cylinders with models and nets.
TEKS 8.8c Estimate measurements and use formulas to solve application problems involving lateral and total surface area and
TEKS 8.9a Use the Pythagorean theorem to solve real life problems.
Materials Needed: Surrounding, Covering, & Filling Cards, Formula chart, and a partner.
Your task is to:
• Sort each card into three piles Surrounding, Covering, & Filling
• After sorting, make matches with 4 cards per set.
• Check yourself against the key when done.
Copy all cards onto card stock, cut and baggy them. One set per student to use in this activity. Provide a copy of the sorted cards as a key for students to check themselves against.