The coloured cube

Use this task to reveal if the student can see in their ‘mind’s eye’ the transformation from a 2D net to a 3D object.

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 6
Audience Teacher
Purpose Assessment advice, Assessment task
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Questioning, Feedback

Curriculum alignment

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

Connect objects to their nets and build objects from their nets using spatial and geometric reasoning

Numeracy progression Understanding geometric properties (P5)

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