# Unit Overview: Area and Perimeter

## Lessons:

4 lessons

### Area of rectangles, parallelograms and triangles

In this lesson, we will practise using the formulae to calculate the area of rectangles, parallelograms and triangles. We will model how to determine which measures within a diagram are appropriate to use for the formulae.

• 1 Quiz
• 6m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

### Area of a trapezium

In this lesson, we will practise applying the formula to calculate the area of a trapezium. We will consider examples that use different trapezia in different orientations to help us determine what measures are suitable to use in our formula.

• 2 Quizzes
• 7m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

### Area of compound shapes

In this lesson, students will find the area of compound shapes by dividing the shape up into simpler more easily recognisable shapes and finding the sum of their parts.

• 2 Quizzes
• 7m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript

### Perimeter of polygons and compound shapes

In this lesson, students will find the perimeter of polygons and compound shapes by dividing the shape up into simpler more easily recognisable shapes and finding the sum of their perimeters.

• 2 Quizzes
• 3m Video
• Presentation(PPT)
• Worksheet
• Transcript