Lesson 1: Surface area of cubes and prisms

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Activity #1 (30 minutes)

Warmup: The following terms are frequently used in this topic.

1. Topic: Surface area of cubes and prisms(Applet).

2. Explainer Video: Surface area of cubes and prisms.

Practice Exercise (30 minutes).

Topic: Surface area of cubes and prisms.

Quiz Time – (Two sets: 30 minutes).

Topic: Surface area of cubes and prisms(to be taken while you are logged in).

  1. An applet.
  2. An explainer video on "Surface area of cubes and prisms".
  3. A skills exercise from the IXL website on "Surface area of cubes and prisms". The questions exhibit an increasing order of difficulty. 
  4. Two sets of quizzes on "Surface area of cubes and prisms". The questions exhibit an increasing order of difficulty, and an average score of 80% expected.