Q4W8 Honors 6th Grade Math

TeacherKimberlie Hymes
Subject AreaHonors Math
Grade Level6th
Week #36
Unit of InstructionGeometry Part 2
Standard(s) Taught


Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

• Describe the similarity between finding the volume of a cylinder and the volume of a right prism.
• Recall the formula to find the volume of a cylinder, a cone, and a sphere
• prove the relationship between the volume of a cylinder and the volume of a cone with the same base; and the volume of a sphere and the volume or a circumscribed cylinder.
• Use the formulas to find the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.
• Solve real-world problems involving the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.

Classroom Activities

This week we will focus on Volume of a Cylinder and of a Cone. We will complete multiple activities to practice these concepts.

We will be taking our test on Area and Circumference on Thursday, May 10

Assignments Due

8th Grade IXL Lessons I9 and I10

Due Monday 5/14/18


Area and Circumference Test on Thursday May 10

Additional Resources

If additional help is needed, students are encouraged to view a lesson regarding a given topic on Khan Academy. This website is free and provides both video instruction as well as practice problems. 

Students are able to complete additional practice on both MathSpace and IXL.



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