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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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SAT Prep: Test 2 Section 6 Part 5

For Students 9th - 12th
Addressing problems 15-16 on the practice SAT, Sal draws the diagram necessary for solving the geometry problem in number 15. After solving for the area of the triangle, he goes on to the quadratic equation in number 16, taking care to...
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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 lesson that encourages students 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 strategies 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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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 4 Section 2 Part 4

For Students 9th - 12th
Taking time to thoroughly explain and work through problems 15-16, Sal models careful reading and problem solving. He begins problem 17 but continues it in the next video.
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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 6 Section 3 Part 5

For Students 9th - 12th
Some students enjoy math problems as "brain teasers," while other students are just trying to get through them. Sal addresses both learners in this video, which shows different ways to approach and solve problems on the practice SAT.
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SAT Prep: Test 2 Section 3 Part 5

For Students 9th - 12th
Sal takes viewers into the home stretch of this practice test session from The Official SAT Study Guide. Problems 17-18 are algebraic equations, while problem 19 focuses on area in a given figure (with the use of pi).
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SAT Prep: Test 5 Section 7 Part 5

For Students 9th - 12th
Geometry problems on the SAT are often the most difficult for students to solve, let alone master. Focusing on several geometry-related skills (as well a few algebra problems), Sal makes this lesson a valuable resource for viewers who...
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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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Is That Measurement Stuff For Real, Life?

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Fifth and sixth graders engage in a series of activities which show them the importance of using different types of measurement strategies. One of the primary goals of the lesson is to show learners that measurement is helpful in many...
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Multiplication Facts up to 10 X 10

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Here is a presentation that's chock full of great tips on how to memorize multiplication facts, and how to calculate the area of shapes that aren't perfect squares or rectangles. Many good problems are in each of the slides. A great...
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Area and Perimeter: Santa Style

For Teachers 4th - 6th
What a fantastic resource! The class practices finding the area and perimeter of various regular and irregular shape by first counting the grid squares inside each shape, and then by using the traditional formula. The process is fully...
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Gotcha Covered, Pardner!

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Young geometers use the interactive website Cyberchase to practice calculating both area and perimeter. Real world problems encourage learners to discover that we use math each and every day. 
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The Quilt She Built - Enrichment 20.4

For Students 6th - 7th
In this math enrichment worksheet, students find the area of pieces of a parallelogram-shaped quilt as they respond to 6 short answer questions.
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Area and Perimeter Activities

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Read this article before you begin teaching geometry! It gives teachers some insight into the world of teaching geometry to young learners, and four area and perimeter lessons are attached. 
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Algebra: Solve Multiplication and Division Equations - Practice 12.4

For Students 5th - 6th
In this solving multiplication and division algebraic equations worksheet, students solve and state the inverse operations, write and solve equations to find missing parts of areas, write equations to show how the input is changed to the...