Your students will love learning about Area and Perimeter with these fun, hands on activities. All activities are super easy for you to prep., answer keys and directions included.
Download includes the following:
p. 2-4 Perimeter posters- posters explain the meaning of perimeter, how to find the perimeter of an object by counting the sides of square units, and how to find the perimeter of an object by adding the sides of an object.
p.5-15 24 Perimeter based questions to use as task cards or for a game of Scoot.
p.16-18 Perimeter robot craftivity
p. 19-21 Area posters- posters explain the meaning of area, how to find the area of an object by multiplying the object's sides, and how to find the area of an object by counting unit squares.
p. 22-28 Area themed Scavenger Hunt
p. 29-37 Perimeter and Area game- game cards review the topics of finding the area and perimeter of objects, including objects with unknown lengths.
p. 38-44 Free Response worksheets- students use manipulatives to explain and write about their thinking process in response to questions such as "how can you build a model with the largest area using only 15 blocks?". Questions are designed to give students a chance to really analyze how area and perimeter relate to each other as well as how they relate to the shape of an object.
p. 45-47 Final Project- This is a Project Based Learning Task in which students will build a farm after given a set of directions relating to area and perimeter.