Teaching area and perimeter should be a hand on, problem solving experience! Check out this post with area and perimeter lessons and activities plus some of the misconceptions that can get in the way of student learning! Area,perimeter, constructivist m
Create name on grid paper. Figure out perimeter of each letter. Add all letters to find total perimeter. Anchored In Grade OR maybe choose one letter (first one of the name?) if you only do it in math class - otherwise it could be done as an art project!
Area and Perimeter Board Game. This area and perimeter board game is a fun way to practice area and perimeter skills. It includes: 18 question cards 18 answer cards Game Board Printable game pieces Printable Die Teacher Instructions
Dice: Teach area in math. Shared by Eilleen Kalman from Mishawaka School Corporation (NW Roundtable) Maybe instead of perimeter, I can have the student to multiply the dice and use the answer as their area of a rectangle?