Teach the concept of Pi with two hands-on activities. The Finding Pi activity will lead students to Pi by discovering the ratio of circumference to diameter using circular objects in your classroom or around the school. The Area of a Circle activity involves transforming a circle into a parallelogram to find area. This activity includes a thorough explanation of the concept and teaching suggestions.
• Editable PowerPoint slides and PDF slides
• Additional landscape-oriented PowerPoint/PDF slides that could be printed to smartboard software or used as presentation slides
• Lesson Plans
• Student/Parent Notes
• Exit tickets
• Practice worksheets
Suggestion: These activities can be reinforced with the Going Around in Circles task cards also available in the Kenzie’s Academy store.