Volume of Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres Guided Notes


Introduce the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres with this 10-page packet of self-contained lessons! It includes guided notes with doodles, a color-by-number activity, an in-class practice problem sheet, and a real-life application. This packet works well as a formal lesson, graphic organizer, scaffolded notes, or interactive notebooks. This resource is part of the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres bundle!

Why you'll love this

Students learn the formulas of cylinders, cones, and spheres through visuals, practice solving for volume in problem sets, mazes, and color-by-code, and then read about a real-life example of how the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres can be applied to real life.

Standards covered...

8.G.C.9 Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

What's included... (10 pages total)

✅ Guided Notes (1 page)

  • How to calculate the volume of cylinders, cones and spheres

✅ Practice Problems (1 page)

✅ Color-by-Number (1 page)

✅ Maze (1 page)

✅ Real Life Application (1 page)

✅ Answer Key (5 pages)

So why is this product called Magic Lesson 4-in-1?

It contains all 4 elements you need to teach, practice, review, and apply math concepts:

  1. Guided Notes (teach)

  2. In-Class Practice Sheet (practice)

  3. Review (color-by-number or doodle math or maze)

  4. Real Life Connection (application)

It's print-and-go and artsy. If your students love color-by-number, color-by-code, or sketch notes, they'll love this Magic Lesson 4-in-1 Doodle Notes & Practice lesson.

Great for…

⭐ Introductory Lessons

⭐ Graphic Organizers

⭐ Scaffolded Notes

⭐ Interactive Notebooks

⭐ Review Lessons

⭐ Class Discussions

⭐ Extra Practice

⭐ Homework

Reviews for my other products…

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Karen S. - “Just a good fun activity during the holidays for practicing skills! Great product!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐️ Christine M. - “I put this out as an extra credit assignment for my 8th graders at the end of the square and cube roots unit. The students who chose to do it seemed to enjoy the "doodle" part because it was different than a typical color by number task. Thank you!”

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Carly S. - “My students really loved this and it worked really well in my classroom!”

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