A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of aâ€¦

Free hands-on worksheet for comparing length.one of the first Everyday Math lessons is matching the lengths of paper strips - this might be a good addition to that lesson.

shapes - as a center have kids go through catalogs and cut out the different shapes and add them to the chart paper and build as a class. Perfect for my solid shapes unit right now!

CHEEZ-IT Area & Perimeter: "What a great way to introduce the concept of area and perimeter to kids! Start out creating squares and rectangles and find the area, perimeter. Then, have kids construct irregular polygons.

Create name on grid paper. Figure out perimeter of each letter. Add all letters to find total perimeter. Anchored In Grade OR maybe choose one letter (first one of the name?) if you only do it in math class - otherwise it could be done as an art project!

Mystery Perimeter Freebie from Laura Candler - Complete hands-on lesson for introducing students to finding unknown sides of irregular polygons - CCSS Math Content

Applied math is an essential aspect of the Common Core State Standards for mathematics. To implement applied math in an engaging and authentic way, I created this "design my house" estimating area and perimeter activity, which you can read all about in th

Perimeter, Area, and Volume: A Monster Book of Dimensions by David Adler. This is a mathematical book that can introduce a topic of perimeter, area, and volume to a group of students. Who said math had to be learned only through textbooks?