This bundle includes 9 classroom activities to support area, surface area, and volume of rectangular prisms. The geometry problems include area of rectangles, triangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids as well as the surface area and volume of cubes, rectangular prisms, triangular prisms, rectangular pyramids, and triangular pyramids.
These hands-on and engaging activities are all easy to prep! Students are able to practice and apply concepts with these geometry activities, while collaborating and having fun! Math can be fun and interactive!
Standards: CCSS (6.G.1, 6.G.2, 6.G.4) and TEKS (6.8B, 6.8C, 6.8D)
What is included in the 6th grade Geometry Activity Bundle?
Nine hands-on activities that can be utilized in pairs or groups of 3-4. All activities include any necessary recording sheets and answer keys.
- Area Lab: modeling area formulas
- Solve and Color: area of triangles
- Spin to Ten: area of quadrilaterals
- Solve and Color: area of composite figures
- Guess My Figure: 3D figures
- Cut and Paste: surface area
- Task Cards: volume of rectangular prisms
- Performance Task: geometry
- Scavenger Hunt: geometry unit review
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How to use this resource:
- Use as a whole group classroom activity
- Use in a small group for additional remediation, tutoring, or enrichment
- Use as an alternative homework or independent practice assignment
- Incorporate within our CCSS-Aligned Geometry Unit or TEKS-Aligned Geometry Unit to support the mastery of concepts and skills.
Time to Complete:
- Most activities can be utilized within one class period. Performance tasks summarize the entire unit and may need 2-3 class periods. However, feel free to review the activities and select specific problems to meet your students’ needs and time specifications. There are multiple problems to practice the same concepts, so you can adjust as needed.
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