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Prisms and pyramids – years 5 and 6
This resource provides four activities to develop students' familiarity with 3D objects, in particular prisms and pyramids.
|Year level(s)||Year 6|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Student task|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation|
|Curriculum connections||Asia and Australia’s Engagement with Asia|
|Strand and focus||Space|
|Topics||Shapes and objects|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Compare the parallel cross-sections of objects and recognise their relationships to right prisms
Understanding geometric properties (P5)
Asia Education Foundation
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