Building Storm Shelters

Sixth graders explore area and perimeter. In this online interactive area and perimeter lesson plan, 6th graders investigate why the perimeter of rectangles can vary considerably even when the area is held constant. Students construct diagrams and tables to organize data and explore different perimeters for rectangles of a fixed area.

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Grade
6th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
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