## CHAPTER 11: 3-D GEOMETRY

**Lesson 5: Constructing Prisms from Nets **

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about 3-D geometry. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Construct prisms using 2-D nets.

**Builds Upon **

Student Book page 390

**Instructions for Use**

**Patterns for Solid Figures** allows students to construct rectangular prisms from nets.

To use “Patterns for Solid Figures” click on “recording sheet” to print a copy of the worksheet for the exercise. Read through the explanations. Answer questions 1-6 using the computer and create nets to make cubes.