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Surf For More Math


Lesson 3: Determining the Surface Area of Prisms

Use these interactive activities to encourage your child to have fun on the Web while learning about measurement.

Develop strategies to calculate the surface area of prisms.

Builds Upon
Student Book pages 200–206


Instructions for Use

Surface Area and Volume allows your child to see how changing the dimensions of a shape changes the surface area and how that, in turn, changes the volume.

Manipulate the dimensions of the shape, and watch how the surface area and volume change.