This is a fantastic team building lesson for the beginning or end of the school year. Student will begin by listening to the book The Marshmallow Incident by Judi Barrett. They will then work through a selection of comprehension and writing extensions for the book. The learners will then be broken up into groups of 6-8 students to complete some geometry tasks. Students will use marshmallows (Vertices) and toothpicks (Line Segments) to buidl 6 different 3D shapes.
Students will then be asked to connect the 3D shapes into a structure and then connect their structure to another student. Supplies are limited but students can gain more by answering review questions.
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