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Author:Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
Description: A math group activity: you will need fifty cubes per group. Gather sugar cubes, wooden cubes, units from Dienes blocks or Cusinaire rods, or any manipulative that has a cubical shape. Students will: estimate the dimensions of the largest cube that can be made from the gathered cubes; write down their predictions and then make the actual cube; estimate the dimensions of the largest cube that can be made from one hundred cubes.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Estimation, Polyhedra
Math Ed Topics: Grouping/Cooperative Learning

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