Ch 20: Measurement & Geometry in Algebra Lesson Plans

The Measurement and Geometry in Algebra chapter of this High School Algebra Syllabus Resource and Lesson Plans course is designed to help you plan and teach the types of measurement used in geometry in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Measurement and Geometry in Algebra chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Units of measurement Time, length, capacity and weight; conversion of units of measurement; how to divide, add, multiply and subtract measurements
Tuesday Metric system; tools of measurement Definition of the metric system and its measures, including liquid capacity, length and weight; steps in converting metric units; reading scales and when to use gauges, scales and meters
Wednesday Drawings; points, angles and lines; angle types Ways to interpret and read scale drawings and meters; definition of terms, such as right angle, point, degrees and line types; discussion of angles, including corresponding angles, consecutive interior angles, vertical angles, alternate exterior angles and alternate interior angles
Thursday Shapes Types and properties of geometric shapes, including triangles, rectangles, circles, rhombuses, squares, polygons, pentagons, parallelograms, octagons and quadrilaterals
Friday Triangles, angles, rectangles Examples, identification, area and perimeter of triangles, angles and rectangles
Monday The Pythagorean theorem; circles and angles Meaning and application of the Pythagorean theorem; area and circumference of circles; examples and definition of vertical and complementary angles
Tuesday 3D shapes; volumes 3D geometric shapes, such as spheres, cubes, solids, cylinders and rectangular solids; calculating the volume of pyramids, basic shapes, spheres, cones, prisms and cylinders

24 Lessons in Chapter 20: Measurement & Geometry in Algebra Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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