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Finding The Area Of Shapes

Fourth graders investigate the concept of computing the area using different shapes. They use prior knowledge in order to devise a formula for a parallelogram. Scaffolding is provided by the teacher to find the formula of area for trapezoids and triangles.

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Resource Details

Grade
4th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Year
2002