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Area and Perimeter in Real Life Day 1

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Using Multiplication to Find Area

Big Idea:Students need time to connect area and perimeter. This two day exploration sets the stage for our short unit.

Area and Perimeter in Real Life, Day 2

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Using Multiplication to Find Area

Big Idea:Students need time to work on how area and perimeter are connected. In our second day of this two day exploration students apply their learning.

How Much Paint Do We Need?

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Going Batty Over Measurement and Geometry

Big Idea:This lesson is a real world task that combines many skills the students have learned throughout the school year.

Area and Perimeter Review Using Legos - Days 1-5

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Review for Testing

Big Idea:Students calculate area, build areas to a given amount, and calculate the perimeter with the use of Legos.

Measuring Our Classroom's Perimeter and Area!

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Area and Perimeter

Big Idea:Connect new measurement knowledge and skills to the students' immediate environment.

What is Area?

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Measurement and Data

Big Idea:Area is the concept of covering a region with âunit squaresâ.

Building a Dog Kennel Day 3

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Using Multiplication to Find Area

Big Idea:Students will be able to use strategies to solve real-world problems involving area and perimeter.

Building a Dog Kennel Day 2

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Using Multiplication to Find Area

Big Idea:Students will be able to use strategies to solve real-world problems involving area and perimeter.

Creating a Summer Review Packet (Day 1)

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Review Activities

Big Idea:Students that can write their own story problems, and create math situations that require thought and perseverance to solve, are students that understand. This engaging activity reviews all of the third grade concepts and creates a review packet as well!

Using Area as an Architect (Stations Day 1)

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Area and Perimeter

Big Idea:In this multi-day activity, students make 3 different models of an orphanage floor plan using Google Drawing, Virtual Graphpaper, and a construction of rectilinear shapes, to calculate the area of each room using units square.

Building a Dog Kennel Days 4-6

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Using Multiplication to Find Area

Big Idea:Students will be able to use strategies to solve real-world problems involving area and perimeter.

Creating a Summer Review Packet (Day 2)

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Review Activities

Big Idea:Students that can write their own story problems, and create math situations that require thought and perseverance to solve, are students that understand. This engaging activity reviews all of the third grade concepts and creates a review packet as well!

Area as an Architect (Stations Day 4 & Discussion)

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Area and Perimeter

Big Idea:Math Matters! Students can use their understanding of area to have a meaningful debate about a building plan.

Designing a Restaurant

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Area and Perimeter

Big Idea:Understanding area and perimeter can help children work on solutions to very important, real world problems.

Using Area as an Architect (Stations Day 3)

3rd Grade Math

Â» Unit:

Area and Perimeter

Big Idea:Math Matters! Students can use knowledge of multiplication and area to construct floor plans!

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Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.

3.MD.C.6

Measure areas by counting unit squares (square cm, square m, square in, square ft, and improvised units).

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Relate area to the operations of multiplication and addition.