Area and Perimeter Tasks

8-10 yrs old

Math & Economics

Students will demonstrate their knowledge of area and perimeter in these performance tasks.

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May 8, 2017


  • Critical Thinking
  • Project Based Learning

Learning Objectives

  • To demonstrate knowledge of area and perimeter.

Guiding Ideas

Consider the operations used to solve  for area and perimeter!

Student Activities

Hello students!

1) Build a structure with an area of 36 square units. Label it building 1.

2) Build a structure with a perimeter of 48 units. Label it building 2.


Performance Expectations

They will build structures and demonstrate their understanding of area and perimeter given clear specifications proving they have met the standard.


  • Critical Thinking
  • Project Based Learning

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