The Area of a Parallelogram - A Discovery

The Area of a Parallelogram - A Discovery
The Area of a Parallelogram - A Discovery
The Area of a Parallelogram - A Discovery
The Area of a Parallelogram - A Discovery
Subject
Grade Levels
Resource Type
Product Rating
4.0
1 Rating
File Type

Compressed Zip File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

63 KB|7 pages
Share
Product Description
This zipped folder contains the description of a lesson that will engage students in discovering the formula for the area of a parallelogram.
The folder also has a copy of a Do Now that can be used to begin the students thinking about find the number of square units contained in several figures. Answers to the Do Now are included.
Copies of two parallelograms are included for students to manipulate as part of the lesson.
If you have Geometer's Sketchpad, you can use the enclosed file to show a changing parallelogram and the related rectangle. This makes the lesson even more interactive.
The folder also has an assignment with 5 problems. Answers are included.
Total Pages
7 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
50 minutes
Report this Resource
Loading...
$2.00
Digital Download
More products from Math Through Discovery LLC
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up