This is a complete lesson on areas of parallelograms that looks at how to calculate the area of a parallelogram. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

### Lesson Objective

- To be able to find the areas of parallelograms.

### Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE foundation tier students. It could also be used with mid and low ability Key Stage 3 students.

### What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

- Full lesson plan for the ‘Areas of Parallelograms’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
- Area of Parallelogram Slide
- Example Slide
- Mini-Plenary
- Student Worksheet on Areas of Parallelograms
- Area & Perimeter Fact Sheet
- Complete Solutions to all Questions

### Lesson Progression

This is the fifth lesson in the ‘Measures, Perimeter & Area’ unit of work (the unit is also **available as a pack** including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: