This activity investigates how you might make squares and pentominoes from Polydron.
If you had 36 cubes, what different cuboids could you make?
How can you put five cereal packets together to make different
shapes if you must put them face-to-face?
This offers an interesting exploration of systematically finding
combinations. Children may need to discuss whether there is a
difference between the right hand being at 12 o'clock, compared
with the left hand.