To investigate structures

In this lesson, we will investigate a collection of different shell structures including packaging. We will take a small package apart, identifying and discussing parts of a net including the tabs. This lesson includes some physical activity and equipment beyond pen, paper or pencil. Please make sure your child is adequately supervised.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What is a shell structure?

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Q2.What is a solid structure?

2/4

Q3.How many faces does a cuboid have?

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Q4.What is the name of this shape?

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What is a shell structure?

1/4

Q2.What is a solid structure?

2/4

Q3.How many faces does a cuboid have?

3/4

Q4.What is the name of this shape?

4/4

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Quiz:

To investigate structures

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.True or false, shell structures can be made from a net?

1/4

Q2.What are tabs used for in a net?

2/4

Q3.Which of these objects is an example of a shell structure?

3/4

Q4.How can cardboard shell structures be strengthened?

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

To investigate structures

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.True or false, shell structures can be made from a net?

1/4

Q2.What are tabs used for in a net?

2/4

Q3.Which of these objects is an example of a shell structure?

3/4

Q4.How can cardboard shell structures be strengthened?

4/4

Lesson summary: To investigate structures

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