by Brooke Gibson, William H. Natcher Elementary

This WebQuest is designed to teach students about how to use area and perimeter in real world situations. Students will have to calculate area and perimeter as a bulider or contractor would to decide which carpet/tile/fencing to use for some projects.

Introduction

Through this WebQuest, you will practice calculating area and perimeter using what you have already learned.  Then, you will complete the final project of assisting Sara determine whether she has saved enough money to buy new carpeting for her living room or fencing for her yard. You will visit a sites to help you practice area and perimeter before moving on to your final project. This project will probably take 1-2 days to complete.  Good luck!