# Perimeter Lesson Plans - 3rd Grade

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3 Lesson Plans are directly aligned to Common Core Standards for 3rd Grade Geometric Measurement. These lessons can be used independently but are included in the Area and Perimeter Unit - 3rd Grade that covers ALL Common Core Standards for Area and Perimeter.

Content of the perimeter lessons include:
-measuring area by counting unit squares
-measuring area by multiplying side lengths to solve real-world problems
- solving real-world and mathematical problems involving perimeters of polygons
-finding perimeters with given side lengths
-finding an unknown side length with given perimeters
-exhibiting rectangles with same perimeter and different areas
-exhibiting rectangles with same area and different perimeters

Students will explore the content in the following ways:
-listening to a picture book with a corresponding problem solving activity
-completing grid robots and finding area/perimeter
-using Cheez-Its to explore same/different areas and perimeters
-using objects around the room to find perimeter
-completing the Perimeters Around Me worksheet
-using Geoboards with rubber bands to create polygons and find perimeters
-participating in the Perimeter of Polygon group activity to find missing lengths
-completing the Perimeters of Polygons Worksheet to solve for missing lengths

You can also purchase the 4 lessons that precede these called Area Lesson Plans - 3rd Grade

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~Created by Kara Kruchinski
Total Pages
13 pages
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Teaching Duration
3 days
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