An exploration worksheet with step-by-step instructions for students to discover the relationship between the volume of a prism vs. pyramid and cone vs. cylinder.
What you need:
Fillable 3D solids with matching bases and heights.
1. Students have partners
2. Set up stations with:
Cones and Cylinders
Pyramids and Prisms
3. Each station needs a bottle of water and a bucket to catch water
4. Send students to stations however you see fit
5. Have students derive the formulas