This resource includes 10 real-world AREA word problems that students must solve and explain using problem-solving strategies.

Each graphic organizer presents students with a word problem. Students must then organize the information they are given, SOLVE, JUSTIFY their work and EXPLAIN their solution. The answer key has the correct solutions as well as sample work.

I use this activity with pair-shares, as homework, stations , classwork, early finishers, and assessment prep.

✔ Area of Parallelograms

✔ Area of Triangles

✔ Area of Trapezoids

✔ Area on the Coordinate Plane

✔ Area of Composite Figures

I use this activity with pair-shares, as homework, stations , classwork, early finishers, and assessment prep.

**Topics Covered:**✔ Area of Parallelograms

✔ Area of Triangles

✔ Area of Trapezoids

✔ Area on the Coordinate Plane

✔ Area of Composite Figures

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**Volume & Surface Area of Prisms**

This resource includes 10 real-world VOLUME & SURFACE AREA of PRISMS word problems that students must solve and explain using problem-solving strategies.

Each graphic organizer presents students with a word problem. Students must then organize the information they are given, SOLVE, JUSTIFY their work and EXPLAIN their solution. The answer key has the correct solutions as well as sample work.

I use this activity with pair-shares, as homework, stations , classwork, early finishers, and assessment prep.

**Topics Covered:**

✔ Volume of Rectangular Prisms

✔ Volume of Triangular Prisms

✔ Surface Area of Rectangular Prisms

✔ Surface Area of Triangular Prisms

**Common Core Aligned:**6.G.1, 6.G.2, 6.G.3, 6.G.4