Area 5 - Area of Compound Shapes or Compound Areas (+ 3 worksheets)

This is a whole lesson on Compound Shapes and obviously it is important for pupils to know how to calculate the individual areas first. In particular rectangles and triangles. 15 slides + lots of worksheets.

This lesson includes:

  • starter (challenging to get pupils thinking)
  • learning objectives (differentiated)
  • keywords
  • superb teaching slides
  • excellent examples on how to solve these problems one step at a time
  • MWB activities
  • 2 differentiated worksheets (Area Flags - original to OR) with answers
  • helpsheet (for support)
  • plenary
  • Additional Worksheet (often used for homework)

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Created: Jun 10, 2019

Updated: Jun 18, 2019

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