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Virtual Lesson Example: Tips on Implementing Area of Polygons

Topics

Distance Learning > Instructional Resources

  • Age Group

    High School, Middle School

  • Audience

    Local Education Agency, Teacher

  • Content Area

    Math

This lesson includes a tip sheet, slides with activities, and supplemental materials that are associated with finding the area of various polygons, the area of circles, and the relationship between the area formulas, as well as a final activity exploring the area of a parallelogram and the area of a circle. This presentation is not intended to be used in one virtual session but as guidance for a unit of study related to the area of polygons. This unit was created by Robert Stroud from Westerly Public Schools in Rhode Island to support making the connections between various polygons and their areas rather than just providing formulas to compute.

December 2020