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Surface area and volume of prisms and cylinders
From the AMSI ‘Supporting Australian Mathematics Project’, this resource gives detailed explanations for teachers and students of the curriculum content, worked examples and assessment questions. This resource focuses on the surface area and volume of prisms and cylinders.
|Year level(s)||Year 8|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Student task|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Explicit teaching|
|Keywords||Area, Cylinder, Box, Solid, Net, Volume, Surface area|
|Curriculum connections||Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy|
|Strand and focus||Space|
|Topics||Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Use Pythagoras' theorem to solve problems involving the side lengths of right-angled triangles
Understanding geometric properties (P7)
Understanding units of measurement (P10)
Multiplicative strategies (P9)
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