# Ch 11: 5th Grade Math: Geometric Shapes

This chapter on geometric shapes can help you teach your fifth graders about circles, arcs, parallelograms and prisms. Use these easy, fun lessons as classroom or homework assignments, test prep, or to spark your students' interest in geometry.

## 5th Grade Math: Geometric Shapes - Chapter Summary

The cleverly written text lessons and short, engaging videos in this chapter can help you show your students how to identify and define figures like circles, arcs, and prisms. This chapter can also help you teach your students how to calculate the area and volume of a prism, the circumference and area of a circle, and the area of triangles, rectangles and trapezoids.

Each lesson is accompanied by a brief quiz so that you can measure your students' understanding of the material. The short duration of the lessons enables you to fit them easily into your class schedule, and the user-friendly online platform allows you to access this study guide at your convenience.

## Chapter Lessons

• Defining and identifying examples of circles and circular arcs
• Constructing a circle with a compass
• Calculating the area and circumference of a circle
• Finding the area of rectangles, triangles and trapezoids
• Using formulas to measure the area of a parallelogram
• Measuring the area and volume of a prism

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: 5th Grade Math: Geometric Shapes
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