This Area Contractor lesson plan also includes:
Add relevance to your geometry instructional activity by adding a hands-on activity that explores surface area. Learners take measurements of the classroom to estimate surface area as if they were contractors. They then prepare an estimation for a potential customer.
- Assign specific roles to group members and have them provide an assessment for others
- Requires measuring tape and other materials for the activity
- Expects proficiency and accuracy when measuring lengths
- Includes reflection questions for students and teachers
- Provides options for assessment following the activity