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993 resources with the keyterm area

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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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Pizza Crusts

For Students 7th
Help Robbie figure out what pizza shape he should choose to get the greatest amount of stuffed crust. This two-page worksheet gives your young mathematicians a chance to find areas and perimeters of rectangular and circular shapes in a...
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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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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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A World of Symmetry: Math-Geometry

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Define and identify the three basic forms of symmetry translation, rotation, and glides with your class. They cut out and arrange paper pattern blocks to illustrate symmetry, create a Cartesian graph, and design a rug with a symmetrical...
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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 35-37

For Students 8th - 10th
A few geometric problems test your students' knowledge of area and volume in questions 35-37 of the practice CAHSEE. Sal goes through the strategies and hints for solving the problems with helpful narration and colorful annotation, which...
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The Ultimate Classroom: R & D

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Redecorate a classroom on a budget. Middle schoolers rebuild a classroom after a disaster. They conduct Internet research to determine construction supplies needed and the most cost effective way to reach the predetermined results. They...
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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...
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Exit Ticket 6.G.1

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Monitor young mathematicians' spacial thinking skills with this formative assessment on composing and decomposing shapes. To start, students must draw lines that break shapes into rectangles and triangles before drawing their own shape...
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Exit Ticket 6.G.1 Item 3

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Challenge young mathematicians' ability to compose and decompose shapes with this open-ended geometry problem. Given that a polygon has a certain area and is made up of two different rectangles, students must draw and label the...
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Application Task 6.G.1

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Let's plant a vegetable garden! Using their knowledge of area, young mathematicians must draw a design for a garden that includes at least three different sections and covers a given area.
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Sizing a Rain Garden

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Most appropriate if you are applying the entire unit to build a rain garden at your school, this installment involves calculating the area that will drain into it. Your garden planners will need data from previous lessons, so this one...
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Study Jams! Area of a Triangle

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Even though there is a wide variety of different triangles in the world, knowing a single equation allows us to find the area of each and every one of them. Follow along with this step-by-step presentation as Zoe clearly models how to...
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Measuring the Area of a Circle

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
When mathematical errors happen, part of the learning is to figure out how it affects the rest of your calculations. The activity has your mathematicians solving for the area of a circular pipe and taking into consideration any errors...
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Find Surface Area of Cubes and Prisms by Pulling them Apart

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
With all those sides, finding surface area can confusing. This video uses color-coded visuals to show the measurements of each side before adding them all together. Show your mathematicians that wrapping a gift requires surface area to...
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Global Atmospheric Change: The Math Link

For Teachers K - 5th Standards
Change up the classroom atmosphere with this interdisciplinary resource. Following along with the children's book Mr. Slaptail's Curious Contraption, these math worksheets provide practice with a wide range of topics including simple...
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Find the Area of a Rectangle Using the Standard Formula

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
The second of six videos on finding perimeter and area begins with a review of these terms, along with a discussion on the concept of a variable and how it applies when finding area. The core lesson gives a detailed description of how to...
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Relate Area to Arrays

For Students 2nd - 4th Standards
How do arrays relate to area? Learners use prior knowledge about arrays to think about finding the area of a rectangle in the first of two videos on relating area to multiplication. The resource points out the common error of adding the...
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MTEL Math Practice Test: 31-35

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Applying algebra and geometry skills, a set of problems tests the viewer with questions about area, radius, and proportions. An excellent review for even the most confident future math teacher, the video is sure to help with the correct...
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What is the Formula for the Volume of a Prism?

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Is prism just another mathematical term for a solid? It must be since this lesson is about volume. The teacher illustrates and explains how to find the volume of a rectangular prism and also how to find the volume of a triangular prism....