Math: Geometry: Geometric Solids
These sites are about geometric solids and their properties. Learn about various types of basic solids from manipulative objects and interactive games. Includes a lesson plan and printable templates. There are links to eThemes Resources on Geometry: Shapes and Transforming Shapes.
What Am I?
Learn about solid figures from a song.
Illuminations: Geometric Solids
In this lesson plan, students learn about various geometric solids and their properties through interactive manipulability objects. Discussion questions are included.
Students will learn about the volume of a box by manipulating rows and layers of unit cubes.
Cuboids, Rectangular Prisms and Cubes
This site provides information and calculation formulas of cuboids, rectangular prisms and cubes. Find examples of these figures from real world objects. NOTE: This site includes banner ads and a link to a discussion forum.
Dr. Gee's 3-D Lab
Match the solid figure with a given plane figure.
Solid Figure Factory
Play a game to match a name with a solid figure.
Choose the name of the solid figure that has the given views.
Solid Figures and Plane Shapes
Match plane shapes to solid figures.
Solid Figures from Different Views
Compare slices cut from a pyramid and a prism or from a cylinder and a cone.
Tracing and Naming Faces
Name a solid figure and find out how many faces it has.
EnchantedLearning: Platonic Solids
Make geometric solids from printable templates. Note: This site includes ads.
eThemes Resources: Math: Geometry: Shapes
These sites are about shapes including quadrilaterals and polygons. Includes definitions and examples of various shapes in everyday life. There are interactive sites with games, manipulatives, and animated movies. Includes links to eThemes Resources on symmetry, triangles, lines, and tessellations.
eThemes Resources: Math: Geometry: Transforming Shapes
These sites help students visualize what shapes look like after they have been reflected, rotated, flipped, and translated. Includes virtual manipulatives that lets students change the shapes online. There are links to eThemes Resources on shapes, symmetry, and tessellations.