Students will have a blast using their measurement skills to find the area and perimeter of the different habitats in the Measurement Zoo! Cut and laminate 16 habitats for students to measure. Differentiate this task by allowing students to find area, perimeter, or area & perimeter depending on the recording sheet you give them. This activity will help your students see measurement in a "real-world" context.
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Area Recording Sheet
Perimeter Recording Sheet
Area & Perimeter Recording Sheet
16 Measurement Zoo "Habitat" Cards
3.MD.B.4: Generate measurement data by measuring lengths using rulers...
3.MD.C.5: Recognize area as an attribute or plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.
3.MC.C.7: Relate area to the operations of multiplication and addition
3.MD.D.8: Solve real world and mathematical problems involving perimeters of polygons...