From Nets to Surface Area
Video and solutions to help grade 6 students learn how to use nets to determine the surface area of three-dimensional figures.
Plans and Worksheets for Grade 6
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Lessons for Grade 6
Common Core For Grade 6
New York State Common Core Math Module 5, Grade 6, Lesson 17
Lesson 17 Student Outcomes
Students use nets to determine the surface area of three-dimensional figures.
Lesson 17 Classwork
1. Write numerical expressions for the area of each figure below. Explain and identify different parts of the figure.
b. How would you write an equation that shows the area of a triangle with base b and height h?
d. How would you write an equation that shows the area of a rectangle with base b and height h?
Use the net to calculate the surface area of the figure.
Use the net to write an expression for surface area.
Name the solid the net would create, and then write an expression for the surface area. Use the expression to determine
the surface area. Assume the each box on the grid paper represents a 1 cm x 1 cm square. Explain how the expression
represents the figure.
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