We will be starting our first week back from Spring Break studying PERIMETER. Please watch this catchy video that helps explain the differences between AREA & PERIMETER. Please click here to go to the video. Thanks for watching!
We use learning targets to set goals for our daily learning. By the end of the unit your child should be able to show understanding of the following learning targets. The targets are written from the perspective of the student in student friendly language.
I can find the area of a shape using unit squares.
I can find the area of a rectangle using multiplication.
I can find the perimeter of a polygon.
I can find the missing side of a polygon.
I can draw two rectangles with the same area and different perimeters.
I can draw two rectangles with the same perimeter and different areas.
I can find the area of a complex shape made of rectangles.
I can classify quadrilaterals using attributes:
Great job with fraction kids! Our newest unit covers area, perimeter, classifying quadrilaterals, and much more. Watch this video to familiarize yourself with some of the geometry vocabulary we will be using. The creator of the video made some typographical errors, can you find them all? Click here to check it out.