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Cereal boxes, food cans, and a great set of worksheets enable learners to practice measuring surface area and volume. They collect data and experiment with a variety of rectangular prisms and cylinders commonly found in the recycle bin. If the cereal boxes do not have fractional edge lengths, provide a few for learners to use in calculating volumes so that the lesson will be adapted to meet CCSS.Math.Content.6.G.2.