Unit 1, Lesson 7# Multiply to find the areas of rectangles and use factors to determine the dimensions for a given area

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction 46 min(s)

By the end of the lesson students will use the dimensions of rectangles to determine their areas. Vocabulary area, dimensions, factors, multiples. The sticker factory scenario provides an additional opportunity for students to apply the finding of area to a more realistic situation. Some students may want to spend more time designing stickers than solving the problems, however, so teachers should remain aware of how students are spending their time. Your factory makes sticker sheets for customers according to their requirements.