Effective Use of Living Space (SMILE)
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|William L. Brown, Parkside Community Academy|
|A lesson designed to teach students to measure the area of a room and various objects in this room; place scale model furniture in a room and determine the area occupied; and calculate the percentage of space used. From the Practical and Applied Math section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Measurement, Ratio/Proportion|
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