Perimeter: Perimeter Problems math unit
These Common Core perimeter lessons are also available in one big set. Click here for the Area and Perimeter Unit Bundle (standards 3.MD.5-8).
This is a mini-unit for teaching Common Core perimeter concepts. It covers the following perimeter concepts:
-what perimeter is
-how to add the sides to find the perimeter of a polygon
-writing equations for perimeter
-finding the missing side when given the perimeter
-real world perimeter problems
-mathematical perimeter problems
Every lesson is differentiated with support and challenge ideas. You'll also find lots of higher order thinking questions to help students truly understand the concepts.
-detailed lesson plans
-a checklist of materials and prep for every lesson
-differentiation support and challenge ideas for every lesson
-colorful, engaging, and CLEAR slides to help students see the concepts
-engaging, hands-on activities to get kids interacting with the concepts
-an assessment checklist to help you track data
-end of the unit assessment and answer key
-all the answers are included- either in the lesson plans or on a key
-printable student pages to keep kids engaged during the lesson and working on the material as they go
-Common Core standards
-math connections to help sprial your instruction
-engaging, higher order thinking questions in every lesson
This mini-unit addresses the first half of Common Core math standard 3.MD.8
The page number includes a thank you page, cover, and graphics credit page.