Estimating Area Applied Math Practice

$4.00

Engage students with this estimating area practice activity, where students design their own house and furniture layout and then determine the area by counting squares and partial squares. Students will also answer critical thinking questions related to estimating, finding area, and finding perimeter. Further, this packet includes activities for practice and differentiation to meet your students’ needs.

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Description

This Product Includes:

✓ A house layout grid without rooms and a house layout with predesigned rooms for students to estimate the area and perimeter
✓ Furniture to cut out and glue into place in both color versions and black and white versions
✓ Critical thinking questions related to finding area, estimating area, estimating area of partial squares, and perimeter
✓ 4 houses with pre-filled furniture and rooms differentiated to meet your students’ needs – varying in complexity. For example, House A is just one room with a large grid layout. House D is more complex with multiple rooms, multiple pieces of furniture, slanted furniture, and many partial pieces of squares.

With This Product You’ll Get:

✓ Questions to accompany these houses to use as review, for small group, for whole group, for centers, for homework, for modeling, or for practice.
✓ Answer keys

*The goal is for students to manipulate furniture on a grid “house” to practice estimating and finding area.

 

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