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6.8B: Modeling Area Formulas STAAR Test-Prep Task Cards (GRADE 6)

STAAR Test-Prep Task Cards!TEKS ALIGNED: 6.8B: The student is expected to model area formulas for parallelograms, trapezoids, and triangles by decomposing and rearranging parts of these shapes.THIS INCLUDES: -20 multiple choice test-prep task cards-Answer key-Student recording sheet*These cards are a great way to assess student understanding and prepare for the STAAR test.*All questions are directly aligned to the 6th Grade Math STAAR Test.*Since this is one of the READINESS TEKS, questions…


Finding the Area of Parallelograms: Students will use their knowledge of rectangles to discover the area formula for parallelograms.

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Geometry Area: 15 Challenging Problems for ALL LEARNERS

Go waaay beyond plugging and chugging area formulas for parallelograms, triangles and trapezoids: here are 15 different challenges to EVERY LEARNING IN YOUR CLASS to help them develop a deeper understanding of polygons and calculating their area.

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Common Core Math 6th Grade Geometry 6.G.1 Area Parallelogram Triangle Activities

Students use hands on activities to discover the formulas for area of a parallelogram and area of a triangle!

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Quadrilaterals - Area of Parallelograms, Rectangles and Squares Riddle WKSHT

Area Quadrilaterals - Area of Parallelograms, Rectangles and Squares Riddle WorksheetThis is a 15 question worksheet that asks students to apply the area formulas for parallelograms, rectangles and squares. Included are 9 problems with diagrams and 6 story problems.


Colorful visual representation of area formulas for rectangles, triangles, parallelogram, triangles, trapezoids, and circles. Great addition to the classroom for elementary education and extremely helpful for remembering area!