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.