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The purpose of the Ice Cream Cones – SBAC Performance Task is to familiarize students with math performance tasks in preparation for standardized testing. This task has a multitude of applications. There are six versions of the task, each has the same context but different numbers. You can use these as class activities, proficiency practice, or quizzes.
This task gives students an opportunity to interpret, calculate, and apply the volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres in a real-world situation. Students will exhibit competence with math content standards 8.G.9, 8.EE.2, 8.EE.7 and mathematical practices standards MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MP6, and MP8.
The following downloads are included with this project:
- Instructions for teachers
- Ice Cream Cones – SBAC Performance Task
- Ice Cream Cones – Answer Key