Making Sense of Area Formulas

Unit 10: Exploring Area & Perimeter
Lesson 10 of 16

Objective: SWBAT understand the derivation of the formula for the area of a rectangle.

Big Idea: There are multiple strategies for calculating area and the formula represents the simplest most efficient method.

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Math, modeling, Geometry, areas, perimeter (Determining Measurements), area of rectangle, equivalent expressions, explanations
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