Area of 2D Shapes - so many rules and formulas to remember!
Use our Posters Showing the Area of 2D Shapes in Your Classroom!
We designed these posters as a guide for learning the area of different 2D shapes. Specifically, students will learn the formulas for the:
- area of a square
- area of a triangle
- area of a rectangle
- area of a parallelogram.
How to Make the Most of Your Area of 2D Shapes Poster Set
- Print the posters on paper or thick card and make a classroom display for students to reference when doing independent work.
- Print the posters, slip them into a clear sleeve, and use them in your guided groups as a reminder.
- Print the posters on A5 card, laminate and combine them on a ring as a reference tool when learning about area.
We’ve also come up with bonus ways to turn posters into interactive tools that really make your lessons stick!
📂 Place copies in students’ homework folders for reference.
💻 Provide posters as digital resources for virtual students.
🧠 Test students’ memories by showing them the poster, then hiding it and having them tell you what they remember.
Before You Download
This resource prints as a PDF. Please use the dropdown menu to choose between the colour or black and white version.