# Area of a Parallelogram Teacher Resources

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#### Find the Area of a Parallelogram by Decomposing

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Using the area formula makes sense, but what about when finding the area of a parallelogram? The slanted figure is decomposed in the video to show how it still applies the area formula of base times height. The video addresses common...
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#### Area of a Parallelogram: Lesson

For Students 6th - 10th Standards
Sliding over a corner makes a rectangle. The resource demonstrates why the formula of the area of a parallelogram works. As part of a larger playlist on basic geometry, the video works examples dealing with parallelogram areas.
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#### Study Jams! Area of a Parallelogram

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Get introduced to the idea of square units and how to calculate the area of a parallelogram. The resource provides a visual lesson to measuring different types of this shape and how it relates to square units.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram - Geometry Help

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Work the problem shown in this video to learn how to determine the area of a parallelogram. Basic algebra, area, and the Pythagorean Theorem are used to find the missing value and solve the problem of area.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Find the area of a rectangle, square, parallelogram, and rhombus by multiplying the base by the height. A well-designed lesson has scholars first view a video showing examples of finding the area of a parallelogram before practicing on...
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#### Area of a Parallelogram

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students calculate the formula needed to solve the area of a parallelogram. In this area lesson, students rewrite word problems using algebraic symbols and use pictures to lay out their problems. They find the area of each polygon using...
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#### Do Now - Area

For Students 4th - 8th
Upper graders and middle schoolers find the area of nine polygons. They find the area of triangles, parallelograms, and irregular polygons given a sketch of each figure on grid paper.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram reteach 16.3

For Students 4th - 5th
For this finding the area of a parallelogram worksheet, students use the formulas for areas of rectangles, squares, and parallelograms to solve the areas of each figure. Students solve four problems.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students figure the area of a parallelogram. In this area activity students use multiplication to acquire the area of given shapes. Students review the procedure to find the area of given shapes.
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#### Leveled Problem Solving: Area of a Parallelogram

For Students 6th - 8th
Use this area of parallelogram learning exercise to have learners solve the word problems by finding the area for the parallelograms in the six word problems.
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#### Areas of Quadrilaterals and Triangles

For Students 6th - 8th
Here is an area of quadrilaterals and triangles worksheet in which learners solve five short answer problems. They find the area of rectangles, parallelograms, squares, triangles, and trapezoids given a word problem or sketch of the figure.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram ELL 16.3

For Students 4th - 5th
In this finding areas of a parallelogram worksheet, students review the formulas for area of square, parallelogram, and rectangle and apply the information to find areas. Students answer six questions.
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#### How Do You Find the Area of a Parallelogram?

For Teachers 6th - 8th
So you are trying to tell me that a parallelogram is a rectangle in disguise? Wow! And I can use a similar formula of the area of a rectangle to find the area of a parallelogram? Wow! Ok, show me how! A=bh. So simple really.
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#### Areas of Triangles, Parallelograms, Trapezoids

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Learners use index cards to record and math the formulas for area of triangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids. In this area lesson plan, students also complete a worksheet provided.
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#### Algebra: Area of a Parallelogram - Practice 20.4

For Students 6th - 7th
This terrific worksheet combines parallelograms.
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#### Algebra: Area of a Parallelogram - Reteach 20.4

For Students 6th - 8th
Use this area of parallelograms activity to have learners practice their algebra skills as they find area and missing measures on order to answer six questions.
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#### What is the Formula for the Area of a Parallelogram?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
So you are trying to tell me that a parallelogram is a rectangle in disguise? Wow! And I can use a similar formula of the area of a rectangle to find the area of a parallelogram? Wow! Ok, show me how! A=bh. So simple really.
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#### Area of a Parallelogram

For Teachers 6th
Fifth graders will use geoboards to construct parallelograms. They will determine the area of a rectangle and then apply that thinking to determine the area of a parallelogram. Note: The format of this lesson is much like a PowerPoint,...
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#### Finding the Area of a Parallelogram with Translations

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students calculate the area of a parallelogram. For this geometry lesson, students perform translation using a coordinate plane and coordinate pairs. They perform translation on other polygons.
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#### Finding the Area of a Parallelogram with Translations

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students calculate the area of parallelograms. In this geometry lesson, students identify properties of parallelograms and use to to solve problems. They create polygons using Cabri software.
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#### Areas of Triangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids

For Students 8th - 11th
In this area worksheet, students find the area of triangles, parallelograms and trapezoids. This three-page worksheet contains examples and approximately 30 problems. Answers are provided on the last page.
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#### Area of Parallelograms

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Make math easier by showing the class that even formulas can be parallel — just explore the area of a parallelogram. Learners discover how to create a rectangle from a parallelogram, then make the connection that the same formula applies.
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#### Formula for Finding the Area of a Parallelogram

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students solve problems using formulas. In this formula for finding area lesson, students multiply using a magic square, visualize the area of a parallelogram, and cutout shapes using graph paper to assist in finding the solution...
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#### Area of Parallelograms

For Students 10th
For this area of parallelograms worksheet, 10th graders solve 8 problems that include finding the area of various parallelograms. First, they find the area of each given figure in number 1-3. Then, students find the area of each shaded...