Volume and Surface Area

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Volume and Surface Area

Metric Units of Area and Volume

Students learn how to convert between metric units of area and volume using diagrams and proportional reasoning....

Revising Spheres, Cones and Pyramids

Students revise how to calculate the volume and total surface area of spheres, cones and pyramids.  Later, as le...

Revising Volume and Surface Area of Cuboids

Students revise how to calculate the volume and total surface area of cubes and cuboids.  Later, as learning pro...

Revising Volume of Prisms

Students revise how to calculate the volume of prisms as the product of cross-sectional area and depth.  As lear...

Surface Area of Cubes and Cuboids

Students learn how to find the surface area of cubes and cuboids using nets and 3D drawings.  As learning progre...

Surface Area of Prisms

Students use net drawings and 3D representations to calculate the surface area of prisms made from parallelogram...

Surface Area of Square Based Pyramids

Students learn how to use net drawings and apply Pythagoras' Theorem to calculate the total surface area of squ...

Total Surface Area of Cylinders

Students learn how to calculate the total surface area of cylinders using net drawings.  As learning progresses ...

Volume of a Cylinder

Students learn how to calculate the volume of a cylinder both in terms of pi and as a decimal to three significa...

Volume of Cubes and Cuboids

Students learn how to find the volume of cubes and cuboids using the area of the  cross-section and depth.  Lear...

Volume of a Cone

Students learn how to calculate the volume of a cone using the base area and perpendicular height.  As learning ...

Surface Area of a Cone

Students learn how to calculate the curved surface area of a cone and total surface area of a cone by considerin...

Cylinder Total Surface Area And Volume

Students learn how to calculate the surface area and volume of a cylinder.  As learning progresses students are ...

Volume and Surface Area of Spheres

Students learn how to calculate the volume and surface area of spheres using the formulae.  As learning progress...

Total Surface Area of Prisms

Students learn how to calculate the surface area of spheres firstly by considering the net of a cuboid and later...

Total Surface Area and Volume Investigation

Students investigate possible surface areas given a fixed volume of a prism.  As learning progresses they consid...

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Practical tips and advice for preparing to teach in year group bubbles.

Problem Solving – Perimeter and Area

Students are challenged to apply the rules of arithmetic to a series of real-life, functional problems.