Activiity 1: What fits in here?
Students are asked to visualise what 3D shape will be produced when a 2D net is folded. The teacher notes give a link to a website containing nets of different designs of boxes.
Activity 2: Four chocolates
Students are given the net of a box that will hold one chicolate and are asked to design a box to hold four chocolates.
Activity 3: It takes the biscuit!
Students begin by working out how to fold the given net into the shape of a carrir bag. The follow up task is for students to design a bag to package a fancy box of biscuits.