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Sweet-Tooth Geometry

Regina M. Scanlon 

May 2003, Volume 8, Issue 9, Page 466

Abstract:
Article describes a project in which students design and construct a three-dimensional "candy box" that would appeal to children. Students make the box out of prisms, pyramids, or cylinders, and must determine the surface area and volume of the solids and write a persuasive business letter. Materials list and directions included.

Keywords:
Article
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Grades 6-8
Games / Puzzles
Teacher
Surface Area
Volume