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Tool: Space Blocks (tPoW version)
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Go to: http://matti.usu.edu/mathforum/spaceblocks.html (opens a new window)
Description: Manipulate the three-dimensional blocks to think about what the arrangement looks like from a front, side, and/or back view. Visualize a two-dimensional representation in a three-dimensional environment.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: National Library of Virtual Manipulatives (Utah State University)
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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  Jeff L
Comment:This would be a good tool to use after students have constructed a figure out of blocks to see if they can render it electronically.
  jmaxsohmer
Comment:Good concept, but the user should be able to rotate the image so block can be added to relative-behind the current construction (right now only three of the faces can be used).