Area of Circles: Advanced Lesson


Do your students know the formula for the area of a circle? In this lesson, they’ll learn all about it! First, they’ll review what they already know about area and formulas. Then, they’ll dive deeper into circles by exploring the symbol pi.

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This advanced lesson plan on area of circles is perfect for math students who are ready to explore a more complicated concept. The symbol pi is explained in detail, and students will work with it in a formula to calculate the area of a circle. This lesson will help solidify students’ knowledge of formulas and their understanding of the concept of area. The activity included in the lesson plan is engaging and will allow students to apply their new knowledge in a practical way.

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6th Grade


Advanced, Math

State Educational Standards

LB.MATH.CONTENT.6-Advanced Lesson

Lessons are aligned to meet the education objectives and goals of most states. For more information on your state objectives, contact your local Board of Education or Department of Education in your state.