Area of a Polygon Teacher Resources
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Awesome Area - Geometry and Measurement
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...
2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Finding the Area of Regular Polygons
Students analyze relationship between the increase in polygons sides and a circle. In this geometry lesson plan, students relate the size of the central angle of a polygon, to a circle. They compare the formula for the area of a polygon...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Area of a Polygon Using Multiplication
Use prior experience with the array model of multiplication to teach young mathematicians how to find the area of rectangles in the first video of this four-part series. Multiple examples are presented that clearly demonstrate this...
3 mins 2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Area of Polygons by Decomposing into Triangles, Rectangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids
New ReviewTake a multi-sided figure, such as a pentagon, and break it into smaller shapes to calculate the area. The video demonstrates this idea visually by breaking figures into small pieces and calculating each area. Also included, is a review...
6 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Area of a Polygon Using a Key
The third video in this series of four focuses on the next level of complexity with finding area: using a key where one section of a picture represents more than one square unit. A review of using a key with a graph to count by 10s...
4 mins 2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed
Area of irregular Polygons: Historical Motivator - Lewis and Clark Adventure
Seventh graders find the area of irregular polygons. In this instructional activity on calculating area, 7th graders use the adventures of Lewis and Clark as motivation to learn how to calculate the area of irregular polygons.