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Finding Area and Perimeter with Rulers – Digital Activities + Video Lesson


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This fun and engaging Video Lesson and Google Slides activity teaches students how to measure side lengths with a ruler to the nearest inch and cm to find the perimeter and area of rectangles. This resource is excellent for Math Stations, tutoring, or remote learners.

This Simple and Easy-to-Use resource is designed for 4th grade students and aligns to these standards: TEKS 4.5D.

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This is Lesson 3 in the Perimeter and Area Series:

⭐ Student Devices must have access to You-Tube to view the Video Lesson ⭐

The Video Lesson:

  • Teaches students How to use a Digital Ruler and how to rotate it around figures to measure side lengths
  • Teaches students how to Measure to the Nearest Inch and Nearest cm using a ruler
  • Reviews how to find Perimeter and Area of Rectangles
  • Walks students through the Google Slides activities they will complete
  • Is approximately 7 minutes

⭐ Many of the slides are self-checking, so students can work through the activity with confidence.

Topics and Activities Include:

  • Measuring with a Ruler
  • Calculating the Perimeter and Area of Rectangles.
  • Fun Google Slides Activities with movable pieces
  • Application of Learning in Real-World Word Problems
  • Word Problems have optional Step-by-Step support

What’s Included?

  • Video Lesson with Activity Instructions
  • 10 Interactive Activities
  • Teacher Key in separate Google Slides™  doc that can be assigned to students to check their work at home with their parents
  • PDF with a link to make a copy of the Google Slides™  in your Google Drive
  • Directions on how to assign the Google Slides™  activity to students in Google Classroom™

Standards Alignment

TEKS 4.5D Solve problems related to perimeter and area of rectangles where dimensions are whole numbers.

Additional information

Resource Type

Digital Resources

Grade Level


Number of Pages

10 practice slides + Video + Answer key

Common Core