Solve Perimeter, Area, & Volume Problems
Students solve the mystery of the missing cupcakes by answering perimeter, area, and volume problems on clue cards. Once the clues are eliminated, the mystery
is solved. Then they solidify their learning by journaling their thinking.
Use with small groups and in centers
This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, an answer key, and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Convert among different-sized standard measurement units within a given measurement system (e.g., convert 5 cm to 0.05 m), and use these conversions in solving multi-step, real world problems.
Apply the formulas V = l × w × h and V = b × h for rectangular prisms to find volumes of right rectangular prisms with whole-number edge lengths in the context of solving real world and mathematical problems.
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