Whoops! Something went wrong.

Click here to refresh the pageSubject

Resource Type

Product Rating

File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

22 MB|90+

Product Description

This unit is sure to ENGAGE your junior students and teach a ton of 2D and 3D measurement Concepts such as:

* Selecting appropriate Units of Measurement (metric system)

* Measuring perimeter (regular, irregular, missing sides)

* Measuring area (square, rectangle, parallelogram, triangles)

* Making 3D shapes with nets

* Surface Area (rectangular prism, triangular prism)

* Metric Conversions (length, volume and mass)

* Volume (units, formula)

* Mass (estimating)

MAKE into a STUDENT BOOKLET or print off one lesson at a time!

There are also 3 center packages:

* Problem Spin: Area (7 centers)

* Problem Spin: Volume (4 centers)

* I'm Done Now What Centers (exploring a variety of concepts)

Each lesson is 3 PART (Getting Started, Working On It, Problem of the Day and Reflect and Connect)

Lessons:

Lesson 1:

Getting Started: Brainstorming & Video, Units of Measurement

Investigation: Units of Measurement (length, mass and volume)

Working On It: Matching card game, matching items to appropriate measurement units.

Reflect & Connect: Estimating Measurements

Lesson 2:

Getting Started: Measurement practice (includes decimal measurements)

Perimeter video and concept chart.

Working On It: Find the perimeter (some sides missing, find side length given perimeter)

Reflect & Connect: House floor plan, find perimeter

Lesson 3:

Getting Started: Area video and concept chart (compare area and perimeter)

Measuring Area in square units.

Hands On: Estimating area of desk using sticky notes.

Area Anchor Chart

Area of Rectangles & Squares, fill in the blank anchor chart

Working On It: Find the area of each part of the robot.

Problem: Area of Yard (subtracting area)

Lesson 4:

Getting Started: Discovering the formula: parallelograms

(cutting parallelograms and arranging into rectangles)

Area of parallelograms fill int he blank anchor chart

Working on It: Find the area of parallelograms

Problem: find the height of parallelogram, given the area.

Tickt Out: Find the correct expression, find area of parallelogram design.

Lesson 5:

Getting Started: Discovering the formula for area of triangles

Video, area of triangles

Area of triangles fill in the blanks anchor chart

Working on It: find the area of a variety of shapes

Problem: Envelope area question (rectangle, triangle, subtraction)

Reflect & Connect: Total area (of a net)

Lesson 6

Getting Started: Using nets to make 3D figures, video and matching the net to 3D solid.

Templates to make nets

Lesson 7

Getting Started: Surface area, video and concept chart.

Guided Practice: Find the area of a 3D shape (nets used in last lesson)

Hands On: Small groups estimate surface area of a variety of rectangular prisms (boxes, packages etc)

Problem: Painting a shed, surface area question (not all sides)

Reflect & Connect: Wrapping a present, surface area.

Problem Spin (Surface Area Centers, 7 total and tracking sheet)

Lesson 9

Getting Started: Rating units of measurement

the Metric System Length: Fill in table with units of length and their short form.

Length Conversions: Ruler, meter stick, using ladder

Guided Practice (several pages, conversions using the ladder)

Working On It: 2 conversion (length) problems.

ticket Out: Conversions and surface area of rectangular prism.

Lesson 10

Getting Started: The metric system mass

Working On It: Mass conversions

Problems: 2 mass conversion problems

Ticket Out: Mass conversions and problem.

Lesson 11:

Getting Started: Volume video and concept chart

Volume and cubic units practice

Volume of rectangular prisms and cubes fill in the blanks anchor chart.

Working On It: 2volume questions

Problem: Volume aquarium question

Reflect & Connect: Dump truck volume question

Lesson 12

Getting Started: Volume of cake question, discovering formula for triangular prism volume.

Volume of triangular prisms, fill in the blank anchor chart

Working On It: Find the volume, rectangular prisms

Problem: Farmer question, volume of triangular prism

Reflect & Connect: Volume of chocolate bar, rectangular prism

Problem Spin (more centers, 4 in total, all volume questions.

I'm Finished Now What Centers:

- Estimation Scavenger Hunt (estimate and measure the mass of objects in the room)

- How Much Larger (comparing measurements, subtraction)

- 2 Piece Shapes (make shapes, measure area)

- My luxury Dream House (create floor plan, find area)

- Welcome to the Shoe Show (find area of shoe)

- Model City (collaborative class project to make a 3D city)

- Summative Assessment Included!

Handy tools:

Some hand tools to have for this unit are: scales, variety of boxes for surface area, unit cubes, rulers, meter sticks, measuring tapes, measuring cups, calculators.

* Selecting appropriate Units of Measurement (metric system)

* Measuring perimeter (regular, irregular, missing sides)

* Measuring area (square, rectangle, parallelogram, triangles)

* Making 3D shapes with nets

* Surface Area (rectangular prism, triangular prism)

* Metric Conversions (length, volume and mass)

* Volume (units, formula)

* Mass (estimating)

MAKE into a STUDENT BOOKLET or print off one lesson at a time!

There are also 3 center packages:

* Problem Spin: Area (7 centers)

* Problem Spin: Volume (4 centers)

* I'm Done Now What Centers (exploring a variety of concepts)

Each lesson is 3 PART (Getting Started, Working On It, Problem of the Day and Reflect and Connect)

Lessons:

Lesson 1:

Getting Started: Brainstorming & Video, Units of Measurement

Investigation: Units of Measurement (length, mass and volume)

Working On It: Matching card game, matching items to appropriate measurement units.

Reflect & Connect: Estimating Measurements

Lesson 2:

Getting Started: Measurement practice (includes decimal measurements)

Perimeter video and concept chart.

Working On It: Find the perimeter (some sides missing, find side length given perimeter)

Reflect & Connect: House floor plan, find perimeter

Lesson 3:

Getting Started: Area video and concept chart (compare area and perimeter)

Measuring Area in square units.

Hands On: Estimating area of desk using sticky notes.

Area Anchor Chart

Area of Rectangles & Squares, fill in the blank anchor chart

Working On It: Find the area of each part of the robot.

Problem: Area of Yard (subtracting area)

Lesson 4:

Getting Started: Discovering the formula: parallelograms

(cutting parallelograms and arranging into rectangles)

Area of parallelograms fill int he blank anchor chart

Working on It: Find the area of parallelograms

Problem: find the height of parallelogram, given the area.

Tickt Out: Find the correct expression, find area of parallelogram design.

Lesson 5:

Getting Started: Discovering the formula for area of triangles

Video, area of triangles

Area of triangles fill in the blanks anchor chart

Working on It: find the area of a variety of shapes

Problem: Envelope area question (rectangle, triangle, subtraction)

Reflect & Connect: Total area (of a net)

Lesson 6

Getting Started: Using nets to make 3D figures, video and matching the net to 3D solid.

Templates to make nets

Lesson 7

Getting Started: Surface area, video and concept chart.

Guided Practice: Find the area of a 3D shape (nets used in last lesson)

Hands On: Small groups estimate surface area of a variety of rectangular prisms (boxes, packages etc)

Problem: Painting a shed, surface area question (not all sides)

Reflect & Connect: Wrapping a present, surface area.

Problem Spin (Surface Area Centers, 7 total and tracking sheet)

Lesson 9

Getting Started: Rating units of measurement

the Metric System Length: Fill in table with units of length and their short form.

Length Conversions: Ruler, meter stick, using ladder

Guided Practice (several pages, conversions using the ladder)

Working On It: 2 conversion (length) problems.

ticket Out: Conversions and surface area of rectangular prism.

Lesson 10

Getting Started: The metric system mass

Working On It: Mass conversions

Problems: 2 mass conversion problems

Ticket Out: Mass conversions and problem.

Lesson 11:

Getting Started: Volume video and concept chart

Volume and cubic units practice

Volume of rectangular prisms and cubes fill in the blanks anchor chart.

Working On It: 2volume questions

Problem: Volume aquarium question

Reflect & Connect: Dump truck volume question

Lesson 12

Getting Started: Volume of cake question, discovering formula for triangular prism volume.

Volume of triangular prisms, fill in the blank anchor chart

Working On It: Find the volume, rectangular prisms

Problem: Farmer question, volume of triangular prism

Reflect & Connect: Volume of chocolate bar, rectangular prism

Problem Spin (more centers, 4 in total, all volume questions.

I'm Finished Now What Centers:

- Estimation Scavenger Hunt (estimate and measure the mass of objects in the room)

- How Much Larger (comparing measurements, subtraction)

- 2 Piece Shapes (make shapes, measure area)

- My luxury Dream House (create floor plan, find area)

- Welcome to the Shoe Show (find area of shoe)

- Model City (collaborative class project to make a 3D city)

- Summative Assessment Included!

Handy tools:

Some hand tools to have for this unit are: scales, variety of boxes for surface area, unit cubes, rulers, meter sticks, measuring tapes, measuring cups, calculators.

Total Pages

90+

Answer Key

N/A

Teaching Duration

1 month

- Comments & Ratings
- Product Q & A