Area of a Rectangle Teacher Resources

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Creating Area and Perimeter Rectangles

For Students 3rd Standards
Third graders are challenged to draw their own rectangles given a specific area or perimeter. There are no examples of how each rectangle should look, so it is important for learners to persevere in finding a solution. There is more than...
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Area of a Rectangle

For Students 4th
In this geometry worksheet, 4th graders calculate the area of 3 rectangles using the l x w x h formula. They work with the measures of centimeter, feet, and meters.
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Area Measurement of Rectangles

For Students 4th - 5th
In this measurement worksheet, students study the pictures of rectangles and then give the area of each rectangle in centimeters.
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Finding Area of a Rectangle

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
If your young learners are struggling to find the area of a rectangle, this instructional activity will be helpful. Each rectangle is already divided into equal squares, so they simply count the squares. Consider having them label each...
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Finding Side Length (Given Area)

For Students 3rd Standards
Area is the amount of space that takes up the inside of a figure. To find the area of a rectangle, one must multiply the length by the width. Here, third graders are challenged to find the missing side length, given the area.
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Area of the Rectangle Word Problems

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Don't let the title fool you; these are visual area problems. Scholars examine five rectangles segmented into rows and columns, matching them to their corresponding area on the right. There are no units involved here as this is for...
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Coordinate Plane Worksheets - Area of Rectangle

For Students 9th - 12th
In this online math worksheet, students calculate the area of a variety of rectangles given the measure of their vertices. This excellent resource allows the students to check their answers, and to get "hints" should they run into...
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Rectangles - Same Area and Different Perimeter

For Students 3rd Standards
Given a rectangle with specified dimensions, third graders are prompted to create a new rectangle with the same area, but a different perimeter. This challenges learners to think about perimeter and area in a new way. Use worksheet as a...
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Getting a Taste of Area and Perimeter

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Area and perimeter are all around us! Learners engage in a series of activities to learn how they can determine both. They watch the teacher show how to find perimeter and area and then use and Excel worksheet and pieces of candy to...
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Perimeter and Area of Rectangles and Squares

For Students 4th - 6th
In this perimeter and area learning exercise, students solve 8 problems where they calculate the area and perimeter of rectangles with the length and width given. Students calculate the perimeter and area of 2 polygons made up of...
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Insulating the House

For Students 3rd - 6th Standards
Finding the area of a rectangle is the focus of this metric learning exercise. Here, mathematicians use their knowledge of finding the area of a shape in meters to discover how much material can fit inside a shape.
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Measuring Rectangle Areas

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In this math worksheet, young scholars learn the formula for measuring the area of a rectangle by reading the information and looking at the diagram. Students find rectangular objects and measure the areas.
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Awesome Area - Geometry and Measurement

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
Break out those math manipulatives, it's time to teach about area! Capturing the engagement of young mathematicians, this three-lesson series supports children with learning how to measure the area of squares, rectangles, and other...
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Easy Worksheet: Area and Perimeter of Rectangles and Squares

For Students 9th - 12th
In this area and perimeter of rectangles and squares worksheet, high schoolers solve 6 graphing and short answer problems. Students plot four coordinates of a rectangle or square on the coordinate plane. High schoolers find the area or...
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Finding the Area of a Rectangle

For Students 7th - 8th
In this middle school geometry learning exercise, students determine the area of a rectangle.  The learning exercise provides an explanations and example.  The one page learning exercise contains three problems.  Solutions are provided. 
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Worksheet One

For Teachers 6th - Higher Ed
In this area worksheet, students multiply to find the area of a rectangle. They are told that this is the floor plan of an attic. Students compute the number of rolls of insulation needed to cover the floor as well as the total cost to...
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Dog Pen Problem

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Teach your class about various approaches to solving the problem of maximizing the area of a rectangle space with a fixed perimeter in the context of a farmer's dog pen. Then, they complete a worksheet independently to summarize the...
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Easy Worksheet: Maximizing Volume

For Students 9th - 12th
In this maximizing volume worksheet, high schoolers solve 4 short answer problems. Students find the maximum area of a rectangle, volume of a box, and height of an object. High schoolers determine the time at which the object in motion...
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Does Your Rectangle Have Guts?

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Does it? Kids find the perimeter and area of different shapes to assess whether their rectangle has guts. In addition to finding the area of a rectangle, learners work to find the area of a trapezoid. All worksheets are included. 
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Patterns in Area (TI-nspire)

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students compute the new area of a rectangle when they double the length and width. In this area of rectangles instructional activity, students use the TI-nspire graphing calculator and detailed directions to complete a 5 tables of...
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Double Me!

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the concept of area.  In this area lesson, students find the area of rectangles using their Ti-Nspire graphing calculator.  Students hypothesize what will happen to the area of the rectangle if a dimension is doubled.
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Problem Solving With Area Perimeter

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
To determine the area and perimeter of a rectangle, kids make T-charts in their math journal to define the terms. After defining the differences and procedure for finding area and perimeter, they use their T-charts to write and solve...
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Simple Area of a Rectangle

For Students 3rd - 4th
These rectangles have everything scholars need to find the area, but none of them has units. Beginners to this skill multiply the length and width, all of which are whole numbers, to calculate and record the area for each. Consider...
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Finding Area of Rectangles

For Students 4th - 5th
In this area of rectangles worksheet, students find the area for the first set of square units. Students find the area of the three given rectangles. Students measure the next rectangle sides to the nearest millimeter and then find the...

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