This is a PowerPoint which progresses from the basics of finding the perimeter,area, and circumference of a square and circle. The lesson will progress to the comparison of the perimeter/circumference of a square/circle with the same side length and diameter. Also, the comparisons of the area of a square/circle with equal side lengths will be part of the lesson.
Following, the lesson progresses to more challenging activities similar to the previous description.
You will be able to hyperlink to definitions of underlined words of each slide.
Student handouts are included with this lesson. With these handouts the students will be actively involved by having a place to write definitions and participate in the process of solving each problem.
The second slide will hyperlink you to a neat activity on reading a ruler. Make sure your Smart Board is oriented if you choose to use this activity.