This 4 page lesson includes a page that details the formulas for finding the area of a square, rectangle, triangle, parallelogram and trapezoid. The second and third pages are practice problems. Answer Keys included!
Emoji Area: 2-Player Game to Find the Area of Rectangles with a Fractional Side
Emoji Area is a 2-player game which allows students practice drawing and finding the area of rectangles with a fractional side. Students roll three six sided dice to determine the width, length and fractional part of the length. Students then draw and label the rectangle on the game board trying to surround an existing emoji before finding the area.
A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a color pencil they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape.
I present you with an introductory lesson on Formulas! Your students will enjoy manipulating the variables in our lesson from one side of the equal sign to the other, depending upon the problem at hand. Formulas presented in the lesson are for Celsius and Fahrenheit conversions, Kelvin and Fahrenheit conversions, area of triangles, area of rectangles, density and mass, the distance formula, and simple interest.
This reader’s theater pack contains two short, 2-page scripts that are engaging for your whole class! They have around 5 individual speaking parts and many ALL parts for you whole class (or small group) to participate in. -“Sunday Night Football: The Pittsburgh Perimeter vs. The Atlanta Area”-defines area and perimeter and compares tthem -“The Case of the Missing Measurements”-explains the formulas for finding perimeter and the area of a square, rectangle and right triangle