Lauren Fulton Math

6th Grade Math: Finding the Volume of Right Rectangular Prisms 6.G.A.2 & 6.8.D


Looking for a highly engaging Volume of Right Rectangular Prisms Activity for your 6th Grade Math students? This self-checking finding volume of rectangular prisms game is unlike anything your students have seen before and includes an animated story with alternate endings!

In this Adventurous Joe activity, Joe is camping in the Amazon Rainforest and leaves his canteen at the river after dark! Students must correctly solve for the volume of prisms to help Joe find his wallet!

Problem types include: Finding the volume of rectangular prisms from diagrams and word problems.

❤️Why Students & Teachers LOVE this Resource❤️

  • Self-Checking. If students answer the questions correctly, Joe makes it out of his sticky situation. If they make a wrong turn, his adventure turns sour!
  • Engaging. The ONLY math product on TpT (that I can find) with an animated video story to accompany the activity.
  • No Prep. Just print & go!
  • Versatile. Choose to watch the videos as a class, or use the QR codes & have students work independently.


Included in this Product

  • Animated Video Story w/ Alternate Endings
  • 15 Task Cards w/ Variety of Problem Types
  • 1 Adventure Maze (black/white & color options)
  • Student Recording Sheets
  • Answer Keys
Total Pages: 1 Animated Video, 15 Task Cards, 1 Student Maze
Answer Key: Included
Teaching Duration: 45 minutes

This product aligns to CCSS 6.G.A.2