Learners study about perimeter and the units used to measure perimeter using a variety of materials including their hands, feet, rulers, and computer applets. They understand such attributes as length, area, weight, volume, and size of angle.
11 Views 36 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Area and PerimeterLesson Planet
Get third graders excited to work find area and perimeter of unit squares, rectangles, and irregular shapes. A 36-page packet comes with task cards, graphic organizers, practice worksheets, printables with squares, exit tickets, and word...
3rd - 4th Math CCSS: Adaptable
A Five Day Approach to Using Technology and Manipulatives to Explore Area and PerimeterLesson Planet
Young mathematicians build an understanding of area and perimeter with their own two hands in a series of interactive geometry lessons. Through the use of different math manipulatives, children investigate the properties of rectangles,...
3rd - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Area and Perimeter of Irregular ShapesLesson Planet
Evaluate young mathematicians' understanding of area and perimeter with this series of three assessment tasks. Challenging students to not only calculate the area and perimeter of irregular shapes, but to explain in writing their...
3rd - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Garden Grade 6 Area and PerimeterLesson Planet
Engage young mathematicians in applying their knowledge of area and perimeter with a fun geometry instructional activity. Through a series of problem solving exercises, children use their math knowledge to design different-sized garden...
3rd - 6th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Perimeter of a Rectangle Using an Area ModelLesson Planet
A real-world problem is posed at the beginning of the fourth of six lessons on applying formulas for area and perimeter. A review of the definition of squares and rectangles begins the discussion, followed by an example of solving a...
5 mins 3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Find Perimeter with Missing Side LengthsLesson Planet
In the fourth video of this 7-part series, learners find out how to measure perimeter of a square or rectangle with the aid of square tiles. A review of the difference between a square and rectangle begins the lesson. Then, examples walk...
3 mins 2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Perimeter of a Polygon with More Than 4 SidesLesson Planet
Perimeter moves beyond squares and rectangles in a lesson on irregular-shaped polygons. The lesson focuses on the strategy of counting and then adding side lengths. Several examples are slowly walked through, giving learners plenty of...
5 mins 2nd - 4th Math CCSS: Designed