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Shapes with straws

Posted On 04 Nov 2015
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The Year 4 and 5 children have been investigating 3D shapes using straws and plasticine to help them. They used 2D images and visualised the 3D shapes, concentrating on the number of edges, faces and vertices of each shape. Following this the children continued their investigation to see if they could find any patterns between the number of edges, vertices and faces in prisms and pyramids.

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