Teaching area and perimeter should be a hand on, problem solving experience! Check out this post with area and perimeter lessons and activities plus some of the misconceptions that can get in the way of student learning! Area,perimeter, constructivist m
Create name on grid paper. Figure out perimeter of each letter. Add all letters to find total perimeter. Anchored In Grade OR maybe choose one letter (first one of the name?) if you only do it in math class - otherwise it could be done as an art project!
Area and perimeter robots. Add a bit of fun and creativity when teaching area and perimeter. Students get the chance to create their own robots using grid paper, solve for the body parts' areas and perimeters, and record them in the robot's speech bubble.
Area and Perimeter Board Game. This area and perimeter board game is a fun way to practice area and perimeter skills. It includes: 18 question cards 18 answer cards Game Board Printable game pieces Printable Die Teacher Instructions
The student applies mathematical process standards to develop concepts of expressions and equations. The student is expected to: (H) represent and solve problems related to perimeter and/or area and related to volume.
Pin 2 is an activity were students make certain shapes listed on the worksheet with cheez-its. The students draw the shape on a piece of paper. The students then find the perimeter and area of the shape they made out of cheez-its.
Dice: Teach area in math. Shared by Eilleen Kalman from Mishawaka School Corporation (NW Roundtable) Maybe instead of perimeter, I can have the student to multiply the dice and use the answer as their area of a rectangle?
Teaching Area Using Applied Math - The Owl Teacher Teaching area is engaging and authentic with this hands-on applied math activity! Students arrange furniture to find the area and perimeter of their house.