St. Patrick's Day Math Project Leprechaun House Area and Perimeter

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2nd - 3rd
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Practice finding area and perimeter by designing a leprechaun house with a "greenprint" for St.Patrick's Day. This March math activity has all you need right at your fingertips to invite students get creative and engaged with a seasonally relevant assignment.


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This resource includes:

*Introduction of the project- that students will be using grid paper to design a leprechaun house

*sample/ modeled examples of completed rooms with calculations (great for your lesson introduction)

*3 grid paper sizes

*Recording page to calculate area and perimeter

*Project checklist

*Literacy extension activities ( draw the inside of a room, write a letter to a leprechaun, list the house for sale).

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use tiling to show in a concrete case that the area of a rectangle with whole-number side lengths 𝘢 and 𝘣 + 𝘤 is the sum of 𝘢 × 𝘣 and 𝘢 × 𝘤. Use area models to represent the distributive property in mathematical reasoning.
Multiply side lengths to find areas of rectangles with whole-number side lengths in the context of solving real world and mathematical problems, and represent whole-number products as rectangular areas in mathematical reasoning.
Find the area of a rectangle with whole-number side lengths by tiling it, and show that the area is the same as would be found by multiplying the side lengths.
A square with side length 1 unit, called “a unit square,” is said to have “one square unit” of area, and can be used to measure area.
Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.


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