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Area Architects, Lesson 2

Area Architects, Lesson 2

In this unit on area, students explore geometric measurement by becoming "Area Architects" in order to learn the concepts of area and relate area to multiplication and addition. This lesson is the second of a five lesson unit. In this lesson, students will develop strategies for finding the area of rectangles with whole-number side lengths by tiling it, and show that the area is the same as would be found by multiplying the side lengths....

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