# Area Lesson Plans - 3rd Grade

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4 Lesson Plans cover all Area Common Core Standards for 3rd Grade Geometric Measurement. These lessons can be used independently but are included in the Area and Perimeter Unit - 3rd Grade.

Content of the area lesson plans include:
-learning concepts of area measurement
-measuring areas with improvised units
-measuring areas by counting unit squares (cm,in,ft,m)
-finding area by tiling
-finding area by multiplying side lengths A = l x w
-using distributive property to find area
-finding area by adding area of non-overlapping rectangles

Students will explore the content in the following ways:
-group work of measuring in improvised units and tiling large square foot and square meter rectangles
-completing the Area Tiling Worksheet using tiling squares
-finding A = l x w of various objects around the room
-completing the Area Word Problem Worksheet
-using distributive property to find area of rectangles taped to floor
-creating rectangles by tiling and solving other group members' rectangles
-completing the Distributive Property to Find Area Worksheet
-find area of non-overlapping rectangles using Cheeze-Its
-creating 2 non-overlapping rectangles using grid paper and solving for area of group members' rectangles
-creating Initial Area Art and solving area of the artwork

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~Created by Kara Kruchinski
Total Pages
19 pages
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Teaching Duration
4 days
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