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Pool Services

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Especially right before summer, kids may be thinking about swimming pools! Take advantage of this thought and get them calculating surface area of this 3-D figure as if they were going to repaint a pool. 
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Spring Dance

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Geometry learners imagine that they are responsible for designing the spring formal dance floor and banquet area in a lesson that reinforces the use of scale drawings.  
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Two Triangles' Area

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
Need an activity for teaching the Pythagorean Theorem? Geometry juniors apply the Pythagorean theorem to two triangles to determine a final calculation. 
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Estimating the Mean State Area

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Seventh grade statisticians randomly select five states and then determine the mean area. The class then works together to create a dot plot of their results. 
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Areas of Geometric Shapes with the Same Perimeter

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
A triangle, square, hexagon, and circle all have a perimeter of one unit. Eighth graders must attempt to find the area of each and arrange them in order from least to greatest areas. A terrific task for applying four different area...
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Halves, Thirds, and Sixths

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
An excellent activity that effectively pulls together the concepts of area, fractions, and equivalent fractions! Using 3x2 rectangular arrays, 3rd graders are introduced to the concept of area in terms of square units. Building on this...
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The Square Counting Shortcut

For Teachers 2nd - 4th Standards
An excellent instructional activity that encourages young scholars to discover how complex figures can be broken into simpler shapes when measuring area. Working with block letters, learners are given the freedom to develop their own...
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SAT Prep: Test 1 Section 3 Part 2

For Students 9th - 12th
Problems 6-7 on page 396 of The Official SAT Study Guide are covered in this video, which includes both strategies for solving the equations and finding the answer in a multiple choice question. The problems in this video range from...
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SAT Prep: Test 1 Section 9 Part 3

For Students 9th - 12th
If it takes a long time to complete the problems on the math SAT, it doesn't matter if they are correct - the problems that are left over will count against the student's score. Sal takes care to show quicker ways to complete problems...
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SAT Prep: Test 6 Section 7 Part 2

For Students 9th - 12th
Helping students realize the common missteps in solving the average SAT problem, Sal creates a lens through which students can clearly see the correct and incorrect approach to each type of problem. He points out what a student might...
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SAT Prep: Test 3 Section 8 Part 4

For Students 9th - 12th
Fans of algebra, geometry, and hamsters will enjoy this video, which finishes this practice test with problems 15-16. Sal carefully, methodically, and efficiently takes students through the necessary steps for solving increasingly...
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 38-42

For Students 9th - 10th
Sal shows your students how to thoroughly and effectively read and solve math problems on the CAHSEE (and other standardized tests) in this engaging video. From masters of geometry to students who struggle with basic math skills, these...
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Area - Problem Solving 18.3

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Six rectangles representing gardens are lined up across the top of this handout. Learners help Mr. Aldo, Lori, Monica, Kip, and Mr. Torez answer questions about their gardens by computing area, perimeter, or cost to cover a garden with...
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Secret Formulas

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners calculate the perimeter of rectangles and squares. They imagine trying to build a fence around a yard or trying to determine how much paint they need to paint a room. They also develop formulas and procedures for determining the...
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SAT Prep: Test 2 Section 3 Part 2

For Students 9th - 12th
Questions 5-8 on the practice SAT, which range from algebraic equations to geometry problems, are easy to understand after Sal works his math magic. Students who have a hard time transitioning between skills would benefit from a viewing...
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Setting the Stage With Geometry

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Get your class thinking about geometry in their own bedrooms! Solving geometry challenges, individuals match words and definitions, find perimeter and area in their homes (rectangular, circular, and triangular), find circumference and...
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Map Your School

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Learners participate in a project to map their school. They measure and graph various areas around the school. Students find the longitude and latitude of the school and research the school's history, and highlight special important areas.
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 43-46

For Students 8th - 10th
Infuse your CAHSEE Prep sessions with this video, which takes students through basic geometry, algebra, and graphing problems. Students will find the annotation and narration engaging, informative, and most importantly, helpful for...
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SAT Prep: Test 5 Section 7 Part 1

For Students 9th - 12th
A new SAT practice session (from page 669 of The Official SAT Study Guide) begins with problems 1-5. Sal demonstrates quick thinking and contemplative problem solving as he moves efficiently from one equation to the next.
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Math Mammoth End of the Year Test - Grade 3

For Students 3rd
In this comprehensive diagnostic test worksheet, learners examine, study, calculate and solve 38 math problems. They work with a variety of basic math concepts and word problems.
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Security Cameras

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Catch them in the act of problem solving! Young scholars become security personnel for the day as they use their geometry skills to determine the best placement for security cameras. Given rooms of different shapes, learners must...
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Writing Task 6.G.3 Item 2

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Donnie and Steward each created triangles on a coordinate plane and want to know if they have the same area. Young mathematicians use their ability to plot ordered pairs and find the area of triangles to help answer this...
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Exit Ticket 6.G.3 Item 2

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Challenge students' understanding of area and the coordinate plane with this exit ticket exercise. Given the ordered pairs corresponding to the vertices of two triangles, young mathematicians must find the area of the quadrilateral...
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Exit Task 6.G.1

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Assess young mathematicians' ability to find the area of two-dimensional shapes with this simple exit card exercise. Given a picture of a trapezoid on a grid, students must find the figure's area and provide a brief written explanation...