Recognize Area as Additive
Aligned To Common Core Standard:
Grade 3 Measurement - 3.MD.7
Printable Worksheets And Lessons
- Area of Split Rectangles
Step-by-step Lesson- Take a figure and break into 2 rectangles
to help you find the area of the figure.
- Guided Lesson -
We start to look at the actual applications of this skill to the
real world. Home contractors do this everyday.
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- I use outlines to show you how to break up area into digestible
parts to work with.
- Practice Worksheet
- I did a three-three-three method here. Three simple word problems,
three slightly involved problems, and three visual based problems.
- Matching Worksheet
- Match the word problems or the figures to their calculated area.
View Answer Keys- All the answer keys in one file.
Students will usually have the option to break the shape up in two directions.
Always encourage students to color in the shapes or at least draw a line, like I do.