6th Grade MAT Targeted Standards
Domain (G) Geometry
Cluster: Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving areas, surface area, and volume

MAT-06.G.01 Find the area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

Student Learning Targets:

Reasoning Targets

  • I can relate the area of triangles to the area of rectangles.

Skills Domain (Performance) Targets

  • I can visually and physically decompose and compose polygons into rectangles and triangles to determine area.
  • I can solve multi-step problems that involve finding the area of composite figures.

Proficiency Scale

Link to Proficiency Scale PDF



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