Our Area of Rectangles lesson plan teaches students how to find the area of a rectangle using a specific formula. During this lesson, students are asked to solve practice problems in which they find the area of different figures, demonstrating their understanding of the lesson material. Students are also asked to solve word problems in which they need to find the area of a rectangle and include a picture that they draw to help them.
At the end of the lesson, students will be able to identify and use the formula for the area of a rectangle.
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.MD.C.7.A, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.4.MD.A.3