Week 16

Area and Perimeter

Day 1

1. TTW introduce the lesson with a video: http://www.mathplayground.com/area_perimeter.html
2. TLW complete the worksheet
1. http://www.helpingwithmath.com/printables/worksheets/geo0701perimeter02.htm
2. http://www.helpingwithmath.com/printables/worksheets/geo0701perimeter03.htm
3. http://www.helpingwithmath.com/printables/worksheets/geo0701perimeter01.htm

Day 2
TLW review perimeter by using tiles to create a shape with given perimeters.
1. Video on comparing perimeter and area of shapes: http://www.mathplayground.com/howto_sameareadiffperimeter.html
2. Area and Perimeter online game: http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/maths/perimeter_and_area/index.html TLW use wipe erase boards and calculators to calculate the information.
3. TLW use tiles to create shapes with a particular perimeter and then count the tiles inside to find the area. Draw on graph paper. http://www.math.kent.edu/~white/graphpaper/two-bold.pdf

Day 3
TLW practice area with this site: http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_172_g_2_t_3.html?open=activities , geoboards . One student will draw the design, copy with geoboard, count, calculate area.

Count the cubes game http://schooltimegames.com/Mathematics/MP_CountCubes.html