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  • 1. Teaching Geography During Math By: Crystal Acton Alyna Ruiz Jayme Friedman Jason Curodeau
  • 2. ObjectiveChildren learnareaand perimeterusing thegeographyof their home.
  • 3. Materials Needed • Paper •Pencil
  • 4. Procedures This assignment is to be completed in two parts:1. The map will be assigned as homework2. Learning area and perimeter will take place as a class activity
  • 5. 2. Next, they will measure the lengths and widths (in feet) of all the rooms and record the measurements on their maps.
  • 6. 3. In class they will be taught how to calculate area and perimeter using the measurements of the maps they created. .Each room on their map isanother equation to be solved.
  • 7. Modifications• For higher levels, children can learn conversions by calculating the feet of the rooms into yards and inches.• The map can also be accomplished at school by measuring the classroom, cafeteria, or parts of the playground.• Making a map at school will be a great example of what is expected for their personal maps.
  • 8. This is also a great opportunity to have the children create their evacuation plans.