The Area of a Circle (Version 2.0) (SMILE)
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Edwina R. Justice, Gunsaulus Academy  
A grade 8 lesson designed to review areas of plane figures; determine the relation between the circumference and diameter of a circle; show the geometric representation of the area of a circle as the shape of a parallelogram; and use the formula for computing the area of a circle. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.  


Levels:  Eighth Grade 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities 
Math Topics:  Measurement, Conic Sections and Circles 
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