Shape Investigation: Area and Perimeter

Does a shape's perimeter always match its area? Learners approach this and other claims in this shape investigation activity. Using blank grids, they draw various shapes based on required perimeter and area measurements, labelling the sides. Intriguing questions keep scholars thinking, addressing common misconceptions they may have. There are three pages of grids and questions here- use as a packet over a few days.

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