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WALT: Calculate area using cm².


Success Criteria

I can find the area of a rectilinear shape by multiplying the sides.

I can use cm² as my measurement.

I can find the area of compound shapes by finding the area of the smaller shapes within the shape and adding them to find a total.


Today I have a video for you, I hope you enjoy!

I talk you through calculating area and using cm² as your unit of measurement. We find the area of rectilinear shapes and compound shapes so watch the video and then choose your challenge! smiley

Maths Video 29.01.mp4

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Question 2 should be 31cm² and question 3 should be 23cm².