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Face Painter: Finding Faces 1

Added: 24 Aug 2014 Contributor: Louise Mullane Resource type: Demonstration

Identify polygons on a range of prisms and polyhedra such as a cube, square pyramid or triangular prism. Picture in your head all sides of a solid.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • explore and describe the relationship of 3-D shapes with constituent 2-D shapes
  • explore, describe and compare the properties of 3-D shapes
  • solve and complete practical tasks and problems involving 2-D and 3-D shapes

Suggestions for use: Great for identifying the relationship between 2D shapes and 3D objects. Use as a whole class activity on the interactive whiteboard.

Meta information

  • Asset type: Online Resource
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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