# Discovering Surface Area: Uncovering the World of 3D Shapes

Discovering Surface Area: Uncovering the World of 3D Shapes
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This lesson contains 14 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

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Discovering Surface Area: Uncovering the World of 3D Shapes

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Learning Objective
Understand the concept of surface area and be able to calculate it for different 3D shapes.

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Introduction to Surface Area
Surface area is the total area of all the surfaces of a 3D shape. It helps us understand how much space the object covers.

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Basic Formulas
We will explore the basic formulas for finding the surface area of common 3D shapes such as cubes, prisms, and cylinders.

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Calculating Surface Area of Cubes
The surface area of a cube is given by the formula: 6 * (side length)^2.

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Calculating Surface Area of Prisms
For a prism, the surface area is the sum of the areas of all its faces. We will learn how to break it down and calculate.

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Calculating Surface Area of Cylinders
The surface area of a cylinder involves finding the areas of two circles and the rectangle that wraps around the circles.

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Real-World Applications
We will explore real-world examples where understanding surface area is crucial, such as packaging design and construction.

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Interactive Activity
Engage in a hands-on activity where students measure and calculate the surface area of different objects using the formulas learned.

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Conclusion and Recap
Summarize the key points about surface area and its importance in understanding 3D shapes.

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Write down 3 things you learned in this lesson.

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Have students enter three things they learned in this lesson. With this they can indicate their own learning efficiency of this lesson.
Write down 2 things you want to know more about.

#### Slide 13 -Open question

Here, students enter two things they would like to know more about. This not only increases involvement, but also gives them more ownership.