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CHAPTER 11: 2-D AND 3-D GEOMETRY

Lesson 7: Building Skeleton Models

Use this interactive activity to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about building skeleton models. Students can try this activity on their own or in pairs.

Goal

Build skeleton models of 3-D objects.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 268–269

Instructions for Use

Skeleton Shapes has students use their knowledge of edges, vertices, and faces of 3-D objects in visualizing the construction of skeleton models of different shapes.

Read the instructions on the page. Look at the shapes at the bottom of the page. How many straws and balls of modeling clay would you need to make skeleton models for each of those shapes.

 

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