Design a Zoo -- Integrated Geometry Area & Perimeter Project

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If your Geometry class feels like a Zoo, then maybe you ought to join them! In this integrated geometry project, students will put their area and perimeter skills to the test! Focusing on unique shapes, regular polygons & apothems and irregular figures, students determine which exhibits fit which animals needs.

Middle School or High School students will get a kick out of this project which is designed to appeal to both demographics. Nonetheless there is a rigorous backbone to what on the surface may appear to just be oodles of fun.

In this product you will receive a 28 page PDF which includes:
3 different assignments, 1 project, and charts and necessary attachments

- In “Animal Wrangling” students will use area and perimeter skills to meet the different needs of different animals.

- In “Cage Match” students will determine the size of potential exhibits that which includes a basic shapes, regular polygons with apothems, and irregular figures. Which animal best fits in each exhibit? They will calculate and figure it out!

- In “Design a Zoo” students will dive in completely where they will work with a budget of $2,000,000 to select animals and build appropriate exhibits. A little algebra required.

- In "Zoo: Year 1" students will calculate how their choices led to profit. Tally up the student who has the most cash on hand to figure out a winner!

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Design a Zoo -- Integrated Geometry Area & Perimeter Project
Design a Zoo -- Integrated Geometry Area & Perimeter Project
Design a Zoo -- Integrated Geometry Area & Perimeter Project
Design a Zoo -- Integrated Geometry Area & Perimeter Project
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