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Holiday Math Clip Art--Lollipop 2

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# Holiday Math Clip Art--Lollipop 2

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Geometry

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This holiday-themed math clip art features another representation of a lollipop, offering a different perspective on blending sweet imagery with mathematical precision. The image demonstrates how basic geometric shapes can be combined in various ways to create recognizable objects, reinforcing the connection between abstract geometry and everyday items.

In 2D, this lollipop construction primarily utilizes circles and rectangles. The candy part is represented by a circle, possibly with additional circular patterns to represent swirls or designs. The stick is depicted as a rectangle. This allows for exploration of properties such as diameter, radius, circumference, and area for circles, as well as length, width, and perimeter for rectangles.

From a 3D perspective, the lollipop transforms into a combination of cylinders. The candy part becomes a short, wide cylinder, while the stick forms a long, thin cylinder. This shift introduces volume calculations, surface area of curved solids, and the relationship between 2D circular faces and the rectangular lateral surface of a cylinder.

Incorporating this alternative lollipop construction into geometry lessons can further enhance student engagement and understanding. It illustrates how the same subject can be approached with different geometric techniques, encouraging creative thinking and problem-solving. This approach can help students appreciate the versatility of geometric principles in design and representation.

Teacher's Script: "Now, let's look at this different representation of a lollipop. How does it compare to the previous one we saw? What shapes are used here, and how do they combine to create the lollipop's form? Let's explore how different geometric approaches can represent the same object!"

For a complete collection of math clip art related to Holiday-Themed Math Clip Art click on this link: __Holiday Math Clip Art Collection.__

Common Core Standards | CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.1.G.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.K.G.B.4, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.K.G.B.5 |
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Grade Range | K - 8 |

Curriculum Nodes |
Geometry• 3D Geometry• 3-Dimensional Figures• Applications of 3D Geometry |

Copyright Year | 2015 |

Keywords | holiday math clip art, clip art, clipart, holidays, holiday, geometry, composite figures, 3d figures, Valentine's Day |