Calculating Perimeter and Area of Polygons

Pupils discuss strategies for estimating information about various shapes. Once they draw and label four shapes with perimeters of 30 units, they calculate the areas of the figures. To complete the lesson, students offer written explanations for their work.

6th - 8th Math 4 Views 9 Downloads
Resource Details

1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
1 hr

What Members Say

Noelle R.
Lesson Planet provided the materials during student teaching that helped reinforce the skills I taught my students. I am now using it in China to help with teaching ESL. It is a wonderful resource and I will keep subscribing!
Noelle R., Teacher
Canton, OH