Lesson Plan

3-D Shapes...Create!

The best way to learn about shapes? Make them! This lesson gets students using clay to make and learn about 3-D shapes.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to create and describe 3-D shapes.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
2D and 3D Shapes
  • Draw a circle on the board. Then hold up a ball of clay.
  • Ask students to describe each shape, thinking about how they are the same and how they are different.