Surface Area and Volume of Francisco Life Lab
2 Direct Instruction
Use Brainpop to define the surface area and volume. Use Kahn Academy to introduce the concepts and computation.
3 Guide Practice
4 Independent Practice
Use Formlt and/or 123 D Design to shift the learning experience. Students design their own outdoor Life Lab that includes 3-Dimensional shapes and findin the surface and volume of each shape with emphasis on promoting community and learning.
5 Wrap Up
Students will use GoogleDocs to share their thinking behind their design. They will talk about the environmental impact and sustainability. How did they use their design thinking to apply the geometric learning in Unit 6.9.