Area Teacher Resources
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Cover the Area of a Shape Using Square Units
3 mins 2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
This is the first of a series of four lessons designed to examine and understand the concept of area. A review of area starts the lesson, along with a discussion of different attributes that can describe a rectangle. The term square unit...
Teach Surface Area and Volume in the Most Engaging Way!
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Build a Zarcon-proof home as a math activity that will provide tremendous advantages for engagement, for differentiation, and for mastery of concepts. This activity focuses specifically on surface area and volume using mathematical...
Measurement: Finding Areas of Rectangles
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Gardening geometers construct the formula for the area of a rectangle by viewing a video revolving around two young people, their lawn mowing business, and their need to charge by the square meter. A relevant real-life application...
Introducing Measurements in the Laboratory
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
We use basic units of measurement to break down things and communicate clearly. The first lesson plan in an 11-part series teaches the proper way to measure various items. It starts simply with measuring the dimensions and areas of...
The Circumference of a Circle and the Area of the Region it Encloses
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Bring your math class around with this task. Learners simply identify parts of a given circle, compute its radius, and estimate the circumference and area. It is a strong scaffolding exercise in preparation for applying the formulas for...
Volume and Surface Area of a Cylinder
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe measurements are all in the can. The review for the math portion of the General Certificate of Secondary Education assessments provides scholars the opportunity to review finding volume and surface area of a cylinder. Pupils work on...
Unit of Measures used in Measuring the Area of a Triangle/Parallelogram
3rd - 5th
Third, fourth, and fifth graders explore area measurement. First, they define and identify parallelograms. They then construct parallelograms on a geoboard and determine the area by covering it with paper square centimeters. They also...
Awesome Area - Geometry and Measurement
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Break out those math manipulatives, it's time to teach about area! Capturing the engagement of young mathematicians, this three-lesson series supports children with learning how to measure the area of squares, rectangles, and other...
Calculating Perimeter and Area using Architectural Drawings
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young mathematicians' understanding of geometry into the real world with this upper-elementary math activity. Given the floor plans of a historic building in Tennessee, students are asked to calculate its area and perimeter as...