# Ch 11: Geometric Solids: Homeschool Curriculum

The Geometric Solids unit of this High School Geometry Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about planes and platonic solids. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

## Who's it for?

This unit of our High School Geometry Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about planes and platonic solids. There is no faster or easier way to learn about geometric solids. Among those who would benefit are:

• Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about prisms, pyramids, spheres, cylinders and cones.
• Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
• Homeschool parents who need a math curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
• Gifted students and students with learning differences.

## How it works:

• Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
• Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
• Short quizzes and the Geometric Solids unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

## Geometric Solids Unit Objectives:

• Identify platonic solids such as tetrahedron, octahedron and icosahedron.
• Calculate the volume and surface area of a pyramid.
• Learn to find the lateral area of a cone.
• Illustrate and calculate the volume and area of a sphere.
• Explain how to find the volume of a prism.
• Give an example of a polyhedron.

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: Geometric Solids: Homeschool Curriculum
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