Brick by Brick

3 Act Math

Act 1


1. How many bricks are needed to fill up the wall?
2. Write down a guess.


Act 2

3. What information would be useful to figure this out?
4. Write down some questions you have in your head right now.

Brick Size
Wall Dimensions
Big Window
Small Window

Mortar


Act 3


Common Core Standards
7.G.B.6
Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, volume and surface area of two- and three-dimensional objects composed of triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, cubes, and right prisms.
TEKS
7.9(C)
determine the area of composite figures containing combinations of rectangles, squares, parallelograms, trapezoids, triangles, semicircles, and quarter circles

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