Explore and Learn 3rd Grade Geometric Measurement Standards with Battling Area
Supports 3.MD.5, 3.MD.6, and 3.MD.7
is a game of battling wits as players work to cover all the area on the game board. Don't be fooled. The game starts off easy. Then BAM! The game ramps up as creative and flexible thinking are required to create the new areas because there are fewer spaces to color in.
Your students will love the challenge. You'll love the creative thinking, outside the box problem solving and reasoning skills your students develop as they strengthen area recognition, finding and building skills.
You’ll also love how easy it is to differentiate the game with different game boards and dice. Instructions for differentiation
Your students will build reasoning skills while explaining how the area is made. No, need to search for reasons or worry about reasons such as, “My teacher told me.” Sample reasoning statements
are included in the directions. Students use these as they develop their ability to explain their thinking.
An After Game Wrap Up activity is include. Students pick an area essential question to answer. (Essential questions
come with the game.) They discuss the questions. After the discussion, students write a 2 – 3 sentence answer to the question.
• Game boards
• Illustrated plays
• Assembly directions
• How to find area poster
• Copying and laminating tips
• Game boards and dice templates
Bonus Math Journal Products:
• Geometry Smart Sources
– 16 illustrated geometric measurement terms related to area and perimeters.
• 15 illustrated “I can…”
statements that correlate with 3rd grade geometric measurement standards.
Download this freebie. If you love, it give other Explore and Learn Area and Perimeter games a try.
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a companion game to Mutant Areas. It teaches and reinforces the concept that different plane figures can have the same area and different perimeter.
Explore and Learn Mutant Areas
a companion game to Shape-Shifting Perimeter. It teaches and reinforces the concept that different plane figures can have the same perimeter and a different area.
Explore and Learn 3rd Grade Area and Perimeter Standards
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