This adaptable 27plus slide PowerPoint lesson tool is loaded with interactive teaching and learning videos, Smartboard games and abundant practice activities with immediate feedback. Students will quickly learn challenging concepts of calculating the circumference of a circle while having fun. This resource allows for both small group and individual student learning. Sit back and witness fantastic learning as students are fully engaged. I used it with my 5th grade class and was amazed at how quickly they grasped and applied these concepts.
Recommended Grade Levels: 4 – 8
Time: Approx. 60 min.
Students will learn the parts of a circle.
Students will learn how to relate the circumference of a circle to the diameter of a circle.
Students will learn how to use a formula to calculate the circumference of a circle.
Students will explore and discover the relationship between ?, the radius, diameter and the formula for circumference of a circle.
The following resources are attached:
• PowerPoint Circumference of a Circle (a fully comprehensive lesson embedded with graphics, sound, games, and practice activities).
• Student Recording Chart worksheet for a group activity
• Teacher Implementation Suggestions
• Smart Notebook Game – Calculating the Circumference of a Circle
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