This 2 page handout offers a guided notetaking portion in which students must be engaged in order to take notes as you go through the lesson. The handout teaches coordinate graphing in the first quadrant. The notes iclude key ideas including the x and y axis as well as the origin. The students will plot points on the graph and connect the points to form a rectangle. They will use the rectangle to solve a perimeter and area word problem based on the points they plotted. This handout aligns with Common Core 5.GA.1 and 5.GA.2.