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Lesson 1: Meeting the Cube

Lesson 1: Meeting the Cube

​In this lesson, students will learn the parts of the Rubik’s Cube and how they move. They will learn the notation for each of the moves of the cube and practice following sequences of turns. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Animated Video

Solving the 2x2 Rubik’s Cube

Solving the 2x2 Rubik’s Cube

Learning to solve the 2x2 cube uses 3 of the same algorithms that are used in our 3x3 solve. The 2x2 is a good introduction to cubing because the goal is achieved with fewer steps. It is good for solvers of all ages.

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson 2: Teaching the WHITE Cross

Lesson 2: Teaching the WHITE Cross

Having learned the basic structure and moves of the cube, students will learn how to make the WHITE cross in this lesson. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson with Chants & Songs

Animated Video

Lesson 3: Teaching the WHITE Corners

Lesson 3: Teaching the WHITE Corners

​Having learned to solve the WHITE cross, students will learn to solve the WHITE corners in this lesson. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson with Chants & Songs

Animated Video

 Lesson 4: Teaching the Middle Layer

Lesson 4: Teaching the Middle Layer

Having mastered the WHITE face, in this lesson students will learn how to solve the middle layer of the cube. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson with Chants & Songs

Animated Video

 Lesson 5: Teaching the YELLOW Face

Lesson 5: Teaching the YELLOW Face

Having solved 2/3 of the cube, students will learn how to solve the YELLOW face in this lesson. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson with Chants & Songs

Animated Video

Lesson 6: Position the YELLOW Edges and Corners

Lesson 6: Position the YELLOW Edges and Corners

Having solved the YELLOW face, students will learn the final stages of solving the cube. Download the resources for this lesson by clicking the buttons in this box.

Teacher Guide

PowerPoint Presentation

Lesson with Chants & Songs

Animated Video

Rewards, Posters

Rewards, Posters

Download some Rubik’s swag to engage your students.

3x3 Solved Certificate

Badges

Poster

2x2 Solved Certificate