Day 6: Distance - Perimeter
Perimeter is a special type of distance measurement that simply means the distance around. In geometry there are formulas to determine the perimeter of common shapes like squares, rectangles and circles. Learning to employ the formulas before the concept of perimeter is understood can create lots of confusion for children. My son is a prime example and needed review.
In this lesson we focused on perimeter. No formulas...... just perimeter.
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