Here are five pieces of digital content a teacher might choose from StarrMatica’s library to support and enhance the teaching of: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.3.MD.C.6 *Measure areas by counting unit squares (square cm, square m, square in, square ft, and improvised units).*

Students create shapes on a geoboard and find their areas.

Students use their knowledge of perimeter and area to build airliners and launch ships.

Students find the area of each zoo habitat by counting squares and half squares. (Some perimeter and volume questions are also included.)

Students count squares to find the area of each shape.

Students use their knowledge of area to solve a realistic paving slabs problem.

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