# Area and Perimeter Activities: Using leaves to estimate area and perimeter

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Four area and perimeter activities that uses leaves, to give students hands on experience estimating.

How can I use this product?
It can be used as a whole class activity, group challenge, partner work or an individual math center.

What is included?
PDF File contains 11 pages
2 pages - Cover page, copyright information and notes.
1 page - Hands On Activity: Measuring Leaves
1 page - Hands On Activity: Estimating Area
1 page - Activity: Making Shapes from Squares
1 page - Hands On Activity: Leaf Area and Perimeter
3 pages - Full color illustrations of labelled real leaves
1 page - Black and white illustrations of leaves for activities

For the last activity “Leaf Area,” you can either use real leaves, print out the color copies (cut and laminate), or you can print out the black and white sheet for each student to cut out and trace onto the grid.

You will need centimeter cubes or tiles for the Estimating Area activity. As well as string to estimate perimeter for the Leaf Area and Perimeter activity.

Is this available in a bundle as well?
No, not at this time.

Do you have other products that are related?
Please check out my other geometry activities!

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Total Pages
10
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Teaching Duration
2 hours

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