Perimeter and Area Project: This 12 page measurement project was created to assess and extend area and perimeter understanding and connect perimeter and area to real-life. It is composed of a pre-assessment page, five different area and perimeter performance tasks, and three challenge questions. The project covers both the third and fourth grade common core area and perimeter standards and includes many multistep word problems to challenge your students.
5 Area and Perimeter Performance Tasks:
-Design a Flower Bed
-Plan a layout for a Fruits and Veggies Garden
-Create a Corn Maze
-Make a Blueprint for a Gnome Dream House
-Given field dimensions, create a plan for the ultimate party by blocking off spaces for activities
This measurement project can be split into pieces or used as a whole (for review or as an authentic assessment).
Two versions are included: A Customary System Version and a Metric System Version.
The same numbers (in different units) are used in both versions. Both versions are provided in as PDF files in a zip folder.
Answer keys included for questions in which answers do not vary.
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