This lesson allows the students an opportunity to apply real life concepts when using area and perimeter in math. It is a hands on learning lesson on how math is used in every day real life. This product is directly aligned to common core measurement standards for the third grade. It can be used as an individual product, as an instructional tool, as an enrichment assignment, or in a math center. This product allows the student to relate multiplication strategies such as tiling and arrays to determine the area. There are so many endless possibilities on this product's usage.
Although this is a lesson geared towards the third grade, it could provide remediation for fourth graders needing additional support.