Grade 3 Math: Using Tiles to Determine Area

Grade 3 Math: Using Tiles to Determine Area

This Common Core video features 3rd grade students from Clayton Huey Elementary School in Center Moriches, NY. The lesson focuses on standard 3.MD.5: Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement. Students deepen their understanding of abstract concepts by progressing through concrete models.Teacher Ms. Rasso asks scaffolded questions and models Mathematical Practice 6: Attend to precision.

Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
3.MD.5 Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.