This is the complete lesson plan for units squared 3 MD 5 and 6.
It includes an introduction of units squared, a step by step lesson plan, whole group practice and a math task.
It is a fun and challenging math task. This task helps students apply their skills with units squared to a more real world situation. It will also give them a chance to be creative and use spatial reasoning.
Learning objectives for the task:
Students will understand what one square unit is and be able to use it to measure.
Students will understand that even though shapes look different they can have the same area, and take up the same amount of space.
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Other Materials needed (not included):
Dry erase markers for each student
Erasers for each student