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G3 Playlist: Finding Area Using the Distributive Property
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G3 Playlist: Finding Area Using the Distributive Property

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Grade Level Grades 3-5
Resource Type Lesson Plan
Standards Alignment
State-specific

About This Lesson

Area is the space within a closed shape. An area model uses a rectangle divided into rows and columns to demonstrate multiplication. The distributive property tells us that a multiplication fact can be broken into the sum of two other multiplication facts. Tiling a rectangle means covering the shape with smaller pieces so that there are no gaps or overlaps.

In this module, you will learn and practice the following skills:

  • Apply the distributive property
  • Solve for area
  • Create an area model

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3.MD_.C.7.C_TE.pdf

Lesson Plan
February 13, 2020
252.23 KB
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Standards

Use tiling to show in a concrete case that the area of a rectangle with whole-number side lengths ? and ? + ? is the sum of ? × ? and ? × ?. Use area models to represent the distributive property in mathematical reasoning.

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