This 8-page lesson packet
includes everything you need to introduce area of rectangles to your students an engaging and exploratory way that will push a deep understanding.
This packet aligns perfectly with CCSS 4.MD.B.4 and 3.MD.C.5. This lesson has students find area of rectangles by counting unit squares as they slowly develop their own strategies of adding and multiplying. This lesson does NOT use the length x width formula, but rather pushes kids to find area in a way that makes senses to them. This method drives a deep understanding of the concept of unit squares and area of rectangles.
This product includes:
⇒Teacher-Lead Example Problems
⇒3-Page Independent Practice
⇒Challenge Page for Early Finishers
⇒Detailed Answer Keys
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