Unit 1, Lesson 5# Compare the sizes of rectangles by counting the square units of area for each rectangle

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction 32 min(s)

By the end of the lesson students will be able to count square units to determine the area of a rectangle. Vocabulary Area, dimensions, square unit. This engage portion reviews the lessons in which the students compared rectangles by overlapping and cutting the figures and introduces the concept for this lesson. Remind students of the rectangle comparisons that involved overlapping and cutting the rectangles to compare their areas.