Area Perimeter Houses (Common Core Aligned)
Aligns with 3.MD.5, 3.MD.6, 3.MD.7, & 3.MD.8
This is a free download! It is a fun, task based math lesson that is aligned with the new Math Common Core Curriculum. Students will apply area and perimeter strategies to design a house with graph paper
This is a great way to get your students to be creative and make their own math problems to solve. With a more hands on approach students get to be creative by designing a room or house with specific shapes but also solving the area and perimeter of these shapes. Hope your students have as much fun
There are 67 printable pages covering 42 different activities in this packet! This area and perimeter packet is designed to supplement your teaching. Activities cover strictly area, strictly perimeter, and then mixed area and perimeter concepts. Anchor charts for area and perimeter are included. Th
Take your Dream House project and ramp it up a notch! A staple experience of math classrooms across the country, this take on the Dream House project focuses on Area, Perimeter and Scale skills. Students are scaffolded conceptually and mathematically by the time they are asked to design their own Dr
Area and Perimeter Activities Pack has a few fun ideas to enhance your unit. It includes:
Build a Room: Students design a room by placing furniture and items in the room. 5 rooms are included to build; bedroom, kitchen, playground, living room, and garage. Students calculate the area and perimeter
Area and Perimeter Math Project: This area and perimeter activity is great for 4th - 6th graders as a project based learning activity. Students will create a dream home for a family! My kids always loved this activity!
This now comes with an EDITABLE version!!
**Students must be able to multipl
Design the North Pole! Keep students engaged and learning during this busy time of year! This Christmas Map project is a hands-on way to reinforce area, perimeter, factor pairs, map skills and finding and identifying coordinate points on a graph.
For each item student are asked to record the arr
Students will have a great time applying what they have learned about area and perimeter in this hands-on, holiday-themed craftivity.
This activity includes:
~Pieces for paper gingerbread house: 4 walls, 2 triangular roof pediments, roof, door, 6 windows, 2 snowy pine trees, and a reindeer
My Area & Perimeter worksheets and activities all in a money saving bundle! You save significant money and time versus purchasing these separately!
Included in this set are the following products which includes all of my Area & Perimeter Whodunnits, CSI, Person Puzzles, and two of my 21st
This unit includes worksheets, mini-lessons, interactive notebook pages, activities, and worksheets to help students practice finding missing sides when given the area or perimeter or when students are comparing area and perimeter.
This product includes everything you need to teach students how to
Perimeter and Area Project: This 12 page measurement project was created to assess and extend area and perimeter understanding and connect perimeter and area to real-life. It is composed of a pre-assessment page, five different area and perimeter performance tasks, and three challenge questions. The
Non-Holiday Project here: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Area-and-Perimeter-Design-a-House-Project-1140435
Looking for a creative way to test your students' skills on perimeter and area? Well, if you are ready to get a little festive, here is a great project for you!
In this projec
Looking for a cumulative end of unit project? This product can be used as a fun project after learning about finding area and perimeter of 2 dimensional figures. This includes TWO different projects to use! Perfect for a Halloween Math Project!
Haunted House - Students create a blueprint of a Haunt
This product has 20 student pages that align with the common core standards for third grade. Your students will be able to master the concepts of both area and perimeter with all of these resources available at your fingertips! This product contains a total of 30 pages of printables like worksheets,
This math unit contains everything you need to not only make adorable gingerbread houses with your students, but also to teach area and perimeter at the same time! The weeks leading up to holiday break can be hectic, but this gingerbread area and perimeter unit will keep your students engaged and le
Looking for a creative way to test your students' skills on perimeter and area?
In this project, students are told that they will be designing, planning, and constructing (there is a non-construction version as well!) a house for a project manager (you!). They have be given certain specifications
With this product your students become a city manager in charge of planning a new "Minecraft" city. If your students are as wild about the Minecraft game as mine are, they will love getting to plan a new city!
Students must roll two (or three) dice to determine the area of each building in their
This project requires students to design a dreamhouse using graph paper (provided in this resource). Once students have designed their dreamhouse they are then asked to find the area and perimeter of all objects in their house. I have provided a list of suggestions and student-friendly directions. T
Engage your students with challenging, hands-on area and perimeter activities. Through guided practice and partner games, these materials will supplement your math curriculum and add interest to and deeper understanding of your lessons.
All activities are aligned to the Third Grade Common Core St
I am using this resource at the end of our unit on Area and Perimeter. Students will be applying their knowledge in order to design a dream house following some criteria. They will fill out measurements for contractors and create a property listing for All Homes.
This project is perfect for area and perimeter review during the holiday season. Use this project while teaching to reinforce measurement skills. During this project, students are asked to create a gingerbread house for their school's winter festival. While designing their house, they will include c
Christmas Area and Perimeter Map Project
This super engaging project is perfect for the week before Christmas! Students will create arrays of different items that might be found in Santa’s Village in the North Pole. This Christmas Map project is a hands-on way to reinforce area, perimeter, factor
"Santa Math" is one of my most favorite units of the entire year! This file includes 6 real-life area and perimeter math tasks that are aligned to Common Core State Standards in measurement and data for 3rd and 4th grade, and include an "Elf Work Report" for each task. My students have loved being
This project has students designing their dream home! They must design and draw their home, with whatever crazy rooms they want (there is a minimum set for the project). When they are done, they are to find the area and perimeter of each room, then, using ads from the hardware stores, select floo
Area and Perimeter: A Real Life Project
This area and perimeter project gets children applying and using their mathematical skills and knowledge in a real life situation.
During this project students are provided with a house plan and a customer brief about how to decorate the house. Student
In this highly engaging homework project, students use Minecraft to design structures to complete their mission. The project contains six mission options and students choose 3 to complete. An example mission is, "Create a house with a width of 5 blocks and an area of 30 sq. blocks." After completi
This is an area and perimeter activity that can be used for a station, centers, whole class, or skill check. There is a house with dimensions and the students are to use the house to fill out a worksheet. The worksheets are differentiated between high and low. They are also editable. There is also a
This unit has a series of activities and worksheets to complement a teaching unit on area and perimeter - particular an introduction to area and perimeter.
This unit includes:
Area and Perimeter anchor charts
Area and Perimeter Journal Page
Picnic Rug Area Measurement
Build An Area Robot
Area & Perimeter Centers will help students master area and perimeter as they play games and complete hands-on activities. 11 Activities are included. Most activities provide options for differentiation so they can be used multiple ways and for different skill levels. Centers are easy to put tog
This product includes three products: Area & Perimeter Word Wall, Perimeter Bundle, and Area Bundle. To buy each product individually you would spend $7.50, by buying as a package you are saving $2.50 -over 30% off!
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Welcome Page & Te
I created this project for my 6th graders as a fun way to use the formulas we learned for area and perimeter! My students were obsessed with this project! Many worked on it at home for fun! I hope your students have just as much fun designing their dream home!
There are two options your students c
This activity is a fun and engaging ways for students to review concepts of perimeter and area! For this activity, students need to create rooms in a haunted halloween house and then find the perimeter and area of each. Fun additional area and perimeter pages are also included!
STEM UNIT: Becoming an architect may seem so wonderful, but students may think twice after designing, building, and repairing problems in their new home. This is a unit that allows students to use a combination of math skills and critical thinking to be the architect of their own dream home on a bud
7.G.1 Solve problems involving scale drawings of geometric figures, including computing actual lengths and areas from a scale drawing and reproducing a scale drawing at a different scale.
7.G.6 Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, volume and surface area of tw
This Dream House Project is designed to help students review area and perimeter as well as multiplication and division facts. This is a fun and exciting way to have students master the concepts of area and perimeter. This can be put into a math cetner, or used as a 1-2 week unit.
In this activity, students will design the floor plan of their dream house. The students are given $200,000 to build a house that will cost $200 per square foot. Students will use a ruler and the scale of 1 centimeter = 1 foot. Students will then figure out the cost of their house and how much money
Students will love creating a paper chain to decorate your classroom while working together and practicing area and perimeter at the same time! Simply print both pages (on color paper if possible) and have students solve each problem. There is plenty of room to show work in the shapes. They will the
This project connects area and perimeter standards with real like architecture work. Students are required to complete blueprints based on areas and perimeters of rooms in a house, as well as calculate the area and perimeter of the walls. This project is broken into three different tasks that incr
Practice are and perimeter by Designing a Leprechaun house with a "greenprint" for St.Patrick's Day. Students use this creative and seasonally relevant assignment to practice area and permeter as well as literacy connections! With a modeled sample, lesson materials, and a scoring rubric, this math a
Need some fun activities to help your students practice area and perimeter?
I created these task cards and craftivity to help my students practice Area and Perimeter.
I used a little acronym to help my students remember which side was the the base and which side the height was. For base, we came
Here is a fun way to have your students practice area and perimeter with pretending to build a tree house! These 20 WORD PROBLEM Task Cards are the PERFECT way!
THESE ARE ALSO GREAT FOR TEST PREP AS WELL! :)
The topics covered in these task cards are:
Finding Area & Perimeter
Finding the m
Students create their own blueprints for a dream house. Once they create the blueprint on the included grid paper, they calculate the area and perimeter using square units and units. This project includes:
1. Directions for the project
2. A thinking map to brainstorm ideas for fun rooms
3. A practi
Students design their dream house in order to explore the relationship between area and perimeter. Using graph paper, students draw rooms of their house and record the area and perimeter of each room. Relates to Common Core State Standard Math.Content.3.MD.D.8.
CCSS.Math.Content.3.MD.D.8 Solve re
This engaging math project gives you a taste of how I teach math. I love to teach my students about the world using math skills. This project will teach your students about the wonderful charity, Habitat for Humanity while reinforcing their area and perimeter and problem solving skills.
The following PowerPoint is a project for upper primary students to engage them in Mathematic in real life contexts. The project include:
-Stage 1: Design your dream home
-Stage 2: Find the Perimeter & cost
-Stage 3: Find the Area & cost
-Stage 4: Create a b
Area and Perimeter – Inside and Outside
This is based on the Australian Curriculum at Year 4/5/6 levels. The measurements are in metric.
There are “I can’ Statements’, a weekly planner, an assessment recording sheet and the following tasks -
Task 1 - Perimeter of regular shapes
Task 2 – A
In the Dog House is a 2-player game that allows the students to practice area and perimeter. Students select from the included Area/Perimeter Cards and draw a closed figure with the given area or perimeter on the game board. Figures must touch at least one dot of a prior figure drawn. Students ea
Project based unit to teach and apply Area, Perimeter, and Volume of rectangles, triangles, rectangular prisms, and triangular prisms. Students design blue prints and then create a 3-D model of a house for "Mr. Brown"
- Unit Outline, Timeline, Hints and Suggestions, and Student Grade She
This activity allows students to see an actual floor plan of a house. They are to the the area and perimeter of each room with the measurements given. This correlates with the common core standard 4.MD.3.
This is part of my large Measurement Unit that is 150+ pages and covers 4.MD.1, 4.MD.2, and 4