# Term 2 Week 3: Maths L11

LG: I can measure the area of a shape using a grid.

Watch this video to find out more about Area.

What did you find out? Can you define what the area is? Write a definition in your book and leave a comment on the blog explaining the term.

Now have a go at finding the area of these shapes.

area shapes

CHALLENGE
Can you use the rule from the video to find the area of household items? What is the area of your favourite book? What is the area of your bedroom? What is the area of your kitchen bench?

Then go to Hotmaths and complete the task.

## 11 thoughts on “Term 2 Week 3: Maths L11”

1. ben says:

Maths,

Area means the space inside any object, for instance the space inside a triangle or square.

Ben

2. Liesel says:

Area means the space inside an object.

3. Harley says:

Hi Candice,

Area equals length x width. This measures the area inside the shape.

4. Eli says:

The area is the space inside the shape

5. HANNAH says:

AREA=the width + the length of a shape put together to find the size of the inside area from a shape.

6. Allegra says:

Area means the space inside a shape

7. Xavi says:

Area is the inside of a shape and you can square it to measure it.

8. Reuben says:

The area is the spas in side a shape

9. Reuben Williams says:

easuring perimeter: is this the hotmaths I have to do?

• candiceryan says: