This is a set of activities to use in your math interactive notebooks. This set is aligned with the following Common Core standard in the Measurement and Data domain:
CCSS.Math.Content.3.MD.C.5 Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.
CCSS.Math.Content.3.MD.C.5a A square with side length 1 unit, called “a unit square,” is said to have “one square unit” of area, and can be used to measure area.
CCSS.Math.Content.3.MD.C.5b A plane figure which can be covered without gaps or overlaps by n unit squares is said to have an area of n square units.
•4 pages of directions with photographs
•I Can Statement and Vocabulary Flapbook with Definitions
•9 Find the Area Flaps
•Different Ways to Show the Area (Rectangles)
•Show the Area Shutterfold (Plane Figures)
•Teacher Reference Pages: Answer Keys and Complete Example Photos
This is a hands-on way for kids to get involved in learning area concepts aligned with 3.MD.5!
This file has been updated with easier-to-read fonts, clearer photos, & revamped direction pages. I've also added reference pages at the end with finished examples & answer keys.
THIS ITEM IS PART OF THE FOLLOWING BUNDLES:
Interactive Notebook: 3rd Grade Measurement and Data Bundle
Interactive Notebook: ALL 3rd Grade Math Standards Bundle
© Blair Turner 2013-2016
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