# Middle school

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Great Math Project! From Fast Times of a Middle School Math Teacher: Scaling Up Candy Wrappers. Check out her blog!

Free middle school and high school English class resources. Click HERE for ready-to-go lesson materials!

Area/Perimeter robots - get the children to draw robots and write the area and perimeter of each section.

Fun and FREE lesson to teach Area & Perimeter using literature!

Students use area and perimeter to design a house in this fun WebQuest!

design a park project - for practice with area and perimeter (could also be a bedroom/house floor plan)

Toilet Paper Surface Area and Volume

area and perimeter art project

Fun way to work on scaled drawing... Fast Times of a Middle School Math Teacher: Scaling Up Candy Wrappers

Fast Times of a Middle School Math Teacher: Scaling Up Candy Wrappers

Step into 2nd Grade with Mrs. Lemons

This set of ORDER UP! focuses on FINDING PERIMETER OF IRREGULAR POLYGONS. Not only do students have to solve each problem for 1-2 missing sides, they will also have a journal prompt to write to! ($)

Corkboard Connections: Solving Unknown Perimeter Mysteries - How to teach students to find unknown perimeters of irregular polygons (Blog post and freebie)

Mystery Perimeter Freebie from Laura Candler - Complete hands-on lesson for introducing students to finding unknown sides of irregular polygons - CCSS Math Content 3.MD.D.8 and also effective with 4th and 5th grade for review and remediation

Need an area freebie? This is great for finding area of combined rectangles and involves problem solving as well.

Here's a terrific post with a wealth of resources and ideas on teaching perimeter, area, and volume.

NEW MATH Educational Geometry Classroom POSTER - Area and Perimeter