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The Area of Rectangles

Grade 2 Common Core Math Standard

Aligned To Common Core Standard:

Grade 2 Geometry- 2.G.2

Printable Worksheets And Lessons


  • Step-by-step Lesson- Understand how to use standard units of a rectangle to calculate area.

  • Guided Lesson - Count rows and columns and begin to transfer that knowledge to lengths and widths.

  • Guided Lesson Explanation - I like to break everything down into the simplest parts to explain this to them.

  • Practice Worksheet - Sentence based problems. It is very helpful if you draw the rectangles.

  • Matching Worksheet - Match the rectangles to their area.
  • All rectangles are divided into units for you.

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Homework Sheets

If we get students in the habit of making whole into a top-heavy fraction, this skill is mastered with ease.




Practice Worksheets

We ask you to create area. In addition, we ask that break rectangles into described area parts.




Math Skill Quizzes

I find these three areas to be the focus of this curriculum standard.