Lauren Fulton Math

Area of Triangles, Circles, and Rectangles Activity


This Area of Circles, Triangles, and Rectangles activity is a fun and engaging way for kids to practice finding the area of the base of cylinders, cones, prisms, and spheres! Students are presented with a classic murder mystery riddle, and they must solve the multi-level area of circles, triangles, and rectangle problems to solve the murder mystery!


This no-prep product includes

  • 2 Student Work Pages (10 Problems)
  • Full Key

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 Ultimate, No Prep Volume and Surface Area Activity Bundle! No Prep Mysteries!

 Volume & Surface Area Activity Bundle! No Prep Mysteries (Prisms & Cylinders)

Total Pages : 4 pages
Answer Key : Included
Teaching Duration : 45 minutes

This product uses these standards, CCSS 6.G.A.1 , 7.G.B.4 and TEKS 6.8D, 7.9C

to bridge a gap to these standards CCSS 7.G.B.6, 8.G.C.9 and TEKS 8.7A, 8.7B

Students loved using this as extra practice of finding area of shapes. - Kaitlyn M.