**Looking to connect with your kids over emoji? Want a hands-on activity that will impress parents at open house or back to school night?**

- Surface Area & VolumeTopics for measuring 3D shapes
- 5th Grade, 6th GradeAligned to Common Core State Standards

Try this emoji-themed project-based learning activity where students compute the surface area of geometric nets across 5 levels, and can even draw their own emoji on a cube that students can take home!

**What math does this practice?**Dimensions in this activity include whole numbers, decimals, and fractions:

Part 1: Surface area calculation on a given cube nets

Part 2: Draw net and calculate surface area (whole number dimensions)

Part 3: Draw net and calculate surface area (decimal dimensions)

Part 4: Draw net and calculate surface area (fractional dimensions)

Part 5: Design your own emoji net (provide students color pencils/tape/glue)

**What's included?**

Black & white worksheets -- more artistic lesson, students can color in!

Color worksheets -- faster lesson, no need to color!

Instructions

Answer key

**What do you need?**

Printouts of the activity

Scissors

Glue sticks or tape

Colored pencils or markers (for black & white worksheets)

We'll send you 6 activities (66 pages!) — for free.

✓ Engaging✓ 3rd - 7th Grade✓ Low-or-No-Prep

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