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CLIP 3117

Demonstrating cubes and cuboids

Demonstrating cubes and cuboids
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Key Info
  • Demonstrating cubes and cuboids
  • Duration: 01:33
  • The street performer asks the children in his audience to come up with similarities and differences between cubes and cuboids. E.g. it has six faces, all of the faces are the same size and the same square shape, and all the edges are the same length. He asks what objects you can find in your house that are cube shaped.
  • Subject:

    Maths

       Topic:

    2D and 3D Shapes

  • Keywords: shape, shapes, cube, cuboid, 3D shape, faces, edges, similarities, differences, identify, properties
Ideas for use in class
  • Children to go on a cube and cuboid hunt around school. They must look out for the specific properties of each shape to determine whether or not they find one.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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