Area and perimeter Lesson is designed to accompany Marilyn Burn's math literature book Spaghetti and Meatball for All! In the book Mrs. Comfort’s family rearranges 8 tables and 32 chairs as new family members arrive for dinner.
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Bringing literature into our math lessons helps learners make necessary connections with concepts we want them to master. Students will have fun exploring mathematical patterns with this set of 10 task cards. Included are ways to extend the lesson and discussion questions that will get your studen
This tiered assignment is geared towards 3rd and 4th grade. Using the groups from low to high, the orange, blue and green group activities are tiered to meet their individual needs, as well as practice division, area and perimeter using the popular children's book 'Spaghetti and Meatballs for All'.
This is a smart board activity that teaches area and perimeter while using the children's literature story Spaghetti and Meatballs for All. It is a good introduction to area and perimeter.
If you do not have a smart board, I have this for sale as a pdf and students can work together to draw the se
Another fun way to connect math to literature! This "book nook" is a reflection piece for the book Spaghetti and Meatballs for All by Marilyn Burns. The storyline is a humorous way to show students all the different ways to calculate perimeter using a dinner party hosted by the Comfort Family.
This is a lesson plan that can be used to help reinforce the concept of perimeter. It also allows for problem solving and critical thinking skills. It has an problem worksheet that can be used for independent practice or for homework. The lesson calls for cheap materials that many teachers already
This is a pdf file where students use the book Spaghetti and Meatballs for all to draw all the different seating arrangements to figure out the perimeter and area. This is a great introduction to area and perimeter. It can be completed in partners or used as a math center activity.
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This is a great lesson to use as a supplement to teaching perimeter and area to your 3rd or 4th grade class. It is aligned with Common Core Standards for Measurement. It is also a great way to do a cross-curricular lesson using Literature and Math.
Includes 3 Part Lesson plan, manipulative black line master and worksheet.
Lesson Goal: Students will be able to measure the area and perimeter of the table arrangements
• Estimate, measure, and record the perimeter of two-dimensional shapes, through investigation using st
Includes: PowerPoint (to follow along with book and worksheet), worksheet with answer document
This activity is to go along side the book “Spaghetti and Meatballs for All! A Mathematical Story” written by Marilyn Burns and Illustrated by Debbie Tilley.
This book was AWESOME at introducing the ide
This activity focuses on a practicing finding the area and perimeter for different table arrangements. This product goes hand in hand with Spaghetti and Meatballs for All by Marilyn Burns. This is a fun way to incorpoate literature into math and show students a real life senario where they would nee
Integrate math and literature by reading Spaghetti and Meatballs for All by Marilyn Burns while having children use manipulatives to find the area and perimeter.
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This Powerpoint is created as a companion piece for the book "Spaghetti and Meatballs For All," by Marilyn Burns.
This humorous story illustrates the relationship between area and perimeter, as the family realizes that as they push tables together there are less seats available.
Using the Powerp
This lesson is meant to teach students about correct spacing within their writing! I tell students that when we write we use little spaces, like spaghetti noodles, between letters and bigger spaces, like meatballs, between words. It’s a great visual for your little ones that leave too larg
Proper spacing can be tricky for a K or First grader! I have created a fun unit to help your little ones learn this skill. Use the idea of spaghetti and meatballs to teach spacing. This included are:
* 2 colorful mini posters to reinforce skill
* worksheet pages
* 1 parent letter
* 1 project (
I've been using the spaghetti and meatballs visual for a few years to teach my younger students to mark both sound in the s blends and reduce the cluster reduction pattern. I really like to have children trace the noodle for the long "ssss" sound and then briefly touch the meatball for the a
All 84 mclass Word Recognition Sight Words on Meatballs.
Activity Sheet included
Instructions: Laminate, cut and add to a colander of "spaghetti" (yellow yarn)
Students pull out a sight word meatball and form the word with the "spaghetti" (yard) then record it on the activity sheet.
This tactile approach to teaching students to reduce the cluster reduction pattern in postvocalic s blends (ps, ts, and ks) is novel and fun! Do you work on the cluster reduction pattern in prevocalic blends like St and Sp? Those same students may also show the cluster reduction pattern in postvo
Are you looking for some fun and engaging, hands on activities to target articulation that don't require any prep? These activities are easy, even for your early learners. All targets are picture supported, so no reading is required. This can allow for more spontaneous products and less imitations.
I am thinking of using this set to create an exemplar rubric.
Level 1 ... Plain spaghetti
Level 2 ... Spaghetti with a little sauce
Level 3 ... Spaghetti with more sauce and a couple of meatballs
Level 4 ... Spaghetti with lots of sauce and ALL the 2D Meatballs!
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Hey there friends! Here's a fun spin on things that go together! This is the perfect set to make "go together" centers and activities.
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This spaghetti and meatballs pop art craft activity is a lovely supplement to making spaghetti. Two versions are available in an Animated Step-by-Step format: Easy Spaghetti (not meat) or Spaghetti (with meat). Please note this crafts activity is a project conducted across several days allowing tim
Get your kids excited about cooking!
This product includes an ingredient list, a kid-friendly recipe for spaghetti and meatballs, and an illustrated slideshow of the steps to make the recipe.
While the food is cooking, children can work on the three levels of learning activities. Level 1 is for
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The SymbolStix Version!
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Mentor sentences are the perfect way to teach grammar and author's craft through examples of excellent sentences from your favorite read-aloud books! Mentor Sentences with Math Mentor Texts? You bet! There are ten sets of mentor sentences from ten of your favorite math mentor texts, along with a mat
A PowerPoint show to use while reading Spaghetti and Meatballs for All! by Marilyn Burns. This presentation is used as a review of perimeter and area and a way to introduce the idea that shapes can have the same perimeter but different areas and vice versa!
I've now included the worksheet in the ZI
Do your students love listening to stories? Do they love technology? Well, here's a combo of the two!
These codes link to popular stories with a music theme -- great for listening centers! There are 23 different stories - see the list below.
*How Big is a Foot? By Rolf Myller
*The Doorbell Rang
Area and Perimeter Bundle contains 4 complete resources. This set has a HUGE variety of task cards designed for practice, review, RTI intervention, and math centers. It contains 8 worksheets in which students find the area and perimeter of rectangles. This set includes real-world word problems provi
Are you trying to integrate subjects with Common Core?
This is the perfect way to integrate math, reading and writing (and many times-social studies)!
One of my guided math groups is called "math literacy". I put a children's book, math literacy card and cute stationary in a bag. Stu
Have some fun with math! A great way to start off the school year! Use literature to motivate and to get students thinking about math in context. Some lessons are designed to be reflective, show the value of math in our everyday lives, and some are designed just to have fun solving problems. The
This launch, explore, summarize lesson plan focuses on exploring geometric perimeter using the children's book Spaghetti and Meatballs for All by Marilyn Burns. Teachers may follow this lesson plan as a read aloud while students work with the suggested manipulatives (squares and counters). Guiding q
This lesson plan corresponds to the Marilyn Burns book Spaghetti and Meatballs for All, which is about holding area constant while the perimeter changes. Extensions are provided that hold the perimeter constant but change the area.
Make learning about area and perimeter fun with this activity! This works great after reading aloud "Spaghetti and Meatballs for all". Students will create a shape with specific area and perimeter and record their findings on graph paper. This could be done in partners, independently, in small group
Kindergarten math review and early first grade skills make this packet useful for both kindergarten and first grade teachers! Get your students ready for first grade number sense, addition, and subtraction skills while easily assessing their knowledge.
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Thank you for stopping by our store today to read about one of our social skills packets. We have personally used this packet a lot during food themed therapy weeks and during our Thanksgiving themed sessions. This week at the clinic we are making pizzas! This therapy packet is working in perfect
This is a collection of Italy clip art images.
Images include Italian boy, Italian girl, map, flag, bunting, pizza, spaghetti & meatballs, tiramasu, gondola, leaning tower of Pisa, vatican, gelato, Italian villa and word art.
28 images (14 in color and the same 14 in B&W)
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This is a mini-literacy unit with the theme of the book Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett aligned with Common Core State Standards. Included in the packet:
--Class Book (cover and student page)
--Differentiated Reading Response Sheets
--Writing Prompt (6 prompts, prompt
This How to Make Spaghetti clip art set is perfect for sequencing activities. This fun spaghetti clipart set contains 40 image files, which includes 20 color images and 20 black & white images in png. All clipart images are 300dpi for better scaling and printing.
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This set includes 18 items perfect to create a menu for your students.
This set includes:
- spaghetti with meatballs
- chicken alfredo
- cheese burger
- beef sandwich
- grilled cheese sandwich
- garden salad
- chicken caesar salad
- macaroni and cheese
- milk shake
- apple juice
Do you need a kid friendly lunch board with adorable graphics for your classroom? This colorful board comes with everything you need to set it up in your classroom. You will receive signs and cute kid graphics to put each students name under. You will also get 48 different picture cards with lunch c
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This 25-image set will make you feel like you're in Italy! Included are 14 vibrant colored versions and 11 black and white versions.
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