Direct Comparisons: Area Animals

I recently found this idea on Pinterest, but had to modify it a bit to meet the needs of our standards. The original idea came from First Grade Wow. A group of teachers and I were brainstorming how to modify it this afternoon to meet our needs and this is what we came up with.I would not use this lesson as an introductory lesson to area. The play-doh lesson I shared in the making length comparisons post is better suited for introducing the concept.As with any lesson, I would do...

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Published By: Chalk Talk: Teaching Ideas & Tips for PreK-1st - Monday, 30 April, 2012

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