Author:
Corey McNeill
Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Upper Primary
Grade:
3
Tags:
  • AHL
  • AHL 3
  • AHL Math
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs, Video

    Education Standards

    At Home Learning: What is Area?

    At Home Learning: What is Area?

    Overview

    This lesson is for Grade 3 on math. At Home Learning Lessons are a partnership between the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, PBS North Carolina, and the William and Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation.  Each lesson contains a video instructional lesson, a PDF lesson plan with a transcript, and a PDF file of extension activities.

    Lesson Overview

     

    This lesson plan, What is Area?, is a video based lesson for Grade 3. Attached to this lesson is the YouTube video link to the video lesson and PDF files of the lesson plan and extension activities.

     

    Learning Goals:

    • Area is the amount of space in a two-dimensional shape. Area is measured in square
    units. We can find the area by counting squares. We can also find the area by skip
    counting by the side lengths.