(Pi day) Finding Area of a Circle: Chain of Circles - a 3-tiered activity

Grade Levels
5th - 7th, Homeschool
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Pi day is March 14th! These are the perfect addition to your instruction!

This bundle includes a 3-tiered activity with a Circle/Pi day "craft" embedded. Use the answer sheet for accountability or to assess what the students know.

Tier 1 includes: Finding the Area of a circle given a whole number radius.

Tier 2 includes: Finding the Area of a circle given a whole number diameter (which may or may not produce a decimal radius)

Tier 3 includes: Finding the Area of a circle given a decimal radius OR diameter.

There are 14 problems for each Tier. This activity is ideal for stations, independent or partner practice, or formative assessment. On the answer sheet students should write the heart number, show their work, and give their answer.

This bundle includes:

page 2: explanation of 3 tiers
page 3: materials needed
page 4 - 8: direction sheets
page 9: answer key
pages 10 - 15: 6 pages of tiered activities
page 16: accountability sheets

Also available
*Chain of Circles – Finding the Area of a Circle

*Chain of Circles – Finding the Circumference of a Circle

*Chain of Circles – BUNDLE: Finding the Area AND Finding the Circumference of a Circle

*Chain of Circles – Template to Create your own


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16 pages
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