Exit Task 6.G.1

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Assess young mathematicians' ability to find the area of two-dimensional shapes with this simple exit card exercise. Given a picture of a trapezoid on a grid, students must find the figure's area and provide a brief written explanation supporting their answer.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Implement this assessment following a lesson on finding the area of trapezoids
  • After giving this assessment, begin the following lesson by having students share and discuss their solutions as a class
Pros

  • Exercise allows learners to calculate area by either tiling, decomposing the shape, or using the area formula for trapezoids
  • Exit card is available as an editable Word document
  • Two copies of the exit card are formatted to fit on a single page
Cons

  • None
Common Core