Explore area, volume, and squares in this unit. Activities include playing a game and using manipulatives, a grid, cubes, and cereal boxes to work with area, volume, and squares. An online activity, a video, and worksheets are included to reinforce the concepts. This unit is designed to last one week, depending on how often you teach math.
Year 3, Week 25: Perimeter & Area
|What is a Square||(no rating)|
Review the definition of a square in this lesson.
|The Perimeter & Area of a Square||(no rating)|
Learn how to calculate the perimeter and area of a square.
|How to Calculate Volume of a Cube||(no rating)|
Learn how to calculate the volume of a cube.
|Volume Animation||(no rating)|
This page provides a visual demonstration of volume using animation.
|Greatest & Least Area||(no rating)|
Play a card game to practice finding area in this activity.
|Predict Area & Perimeter||(no rating)|
In this activity, you will use manipulatives to predict perimeter and area.
|Rectangle Grid||(no rating)|
You will play a fun game to practice finding area for this activity.
|Finding Volume Using Cubes||(no rating)|
In this activity, you will use cubes to demonstrate how to find volume.
|Investigating Volume||(no rating)|
Use math manipulatives to discover the concept of volume.
|What I Learned This Week||(no rating)|
Write in the math journal about things learned this week.
|Calculating Area & Perimeter||(no rating)|
Use this worksheet to practice calculating area and perimeter.
|Area & Perimeter of Rectangles||(no rating)|
Use this worksheet to practice calculating area and perimeter of rectangles.
|Order Up the Volume||(no rating)|
Using this worksheet, you will figure out the volume for the shapes listed.
|Cubes & Cuboids||(no rating)|
Find the volume of cubes and cuboids on this worksheet.
|Volume Exploration||(no rating)|
Use this interactive to explore volume.
|Review Area & Perimeter||(no rating)|
Watch this video to review area and perimeter.
List of any helpful books, games, toys, kits, lapbooks, curriculum, etc., that may be purchased to enhance the learning experience: