The projects on this volume menu teach the following concepts: identifying properties of geometric solids and calculating volume and surface area of prisms, pyramids, cones, and cylinders.
This menu was created and used for a fifth grade math class. However, it can be adapted for grades 3-8. The purpose of the menu is to enrich student learning by giving them hands on experiences with the content. The projects ensure that the students are able to apply their knowledge of a concept. The menu incorporates different types of projects to reach diverse learning styles. This menu could be used in conjunction with Everyday Math Unit 11.