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Cube Nets

See if you can predict which of these nets form into a cube. Make your prediction and then watch the animation to see if you were right.

Pupils

Not Flash

7-11 year olds
Nets of Polyhedra

View nets of various solid shapes: tetrahedron, cube, square-based pyramid, cuboid, hexagonal prism, octahedron, triangular prism, dodecahedron and icosahedron. This site works well on an interactive whiteboard.

Pupils

Flash

7-14 year olds
Polyhedra Investigation

This unit is made up of three interactive activities focusing on the properties of 3D shapes. In the first investigation pupils need to find a rule that links the faces, edges and vertices together.

Teachers

Flash

7-14 year olds
Classical Net

Basic information on classical music including index of biographies on composers and facts on musical periods such as Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque up to the present.

Teachers, Pupils

Not Flash

11-16 year olds
History on the Net

Information is arranged in topics such as: Aztecs, World War 2, World War 1, Nazi Germany, the Romans, the Stuarts and much more. Comprehensive coverage from ancient times through the middle ages and 20th Century history.

Teachers, Pupils

Not Flash

7-14 year olds
3D Shapes

Escape the Roboidz and Shades in this exciting game of 3D shapes! But take care you need to know the properties of 3D shapes if you are to complete your mission.

Pupils

Flash

9-11 year olds
Interactive Teaching Program on Area

This interactive teaching tool can be used in a variety of mathematical contexts such as multiplication arrays, finding different shapes with the same area, nets and more. It is useful because there are different backgrounds such as dots.

Teachers

Not Flash

5-14 year olds
Tetrahedra Investigation

An investigation using the net of a tetrahedron. See how many ways this can be coloured in using four different colours only once. There are teachers' notes and an accompanying worksheet. It lends itself to use on an interactive whiteboard.

Teachers, Pupils

Flash

11-14 year olds