Your students will discover the formula for the area of the circle and apply this knowledge to various higher-order thinking problems. These stations are perfect to get your students delving into the area of circles.
The Following Stations are Included:
• Discover Circle Area: Students will cut and paste a circle into a parallelogram, and analyze the area of the parallelogram to discover the formula for the area of a circle.
• Calculate Circle Area: Students will use their knowledge of the circle area to calculate various circles, both in exact and approximate forms.
• Area Analysis: Students will discover how the area of a circle changes when you scale the radius of a circle.
• Geometric Circle Area: Students will use their knowledge of circle area to calculate areas of shaded regions.
These would also be great to use as homework or assessments. Each station takes approximately 20-30 minutes. These math centers are aligned with common core 7.G.B.4
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