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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 (68) 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities 
Math Topics:  Estimation, Polyhedra 
Math Ed Topics:  Grouping/Cooperative Learning 
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