Reflection: Adjustments to Practice Circumference and Area of Circles - Section 2: Explore

 

As the students worked out the problems in the table challenge, I noticed a consistent issue across most students in all classes - failure to identify the key parts of the circle given.  I am not sure if the issue came from insufficient knowledge of the vocabulary, or from lack of thoroughly reading the problem - but regardless, I feel like they need more practice.  Therefore, I am adding in an additional lesson tomorrow: Opener, Smartboard PDF, Smart Notebook, that will provide students with an opportunity for more practice.

  Adjustments to Practice: Additional Lesson
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Circumference and Area of Circles

Unit 8: Geometric Measurement
Lesson 2 of 18

Objective: Students will be able to apply the formulas for area and circumference of circles to solve real world and mathematical problems.

Big Idea: Ever play a song back in your head over and over? You will be singing about area and circumference all day after this lesson!

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