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# Comparing Area Lesson

This Year 4 Comparing Area lesson covers the prior learning of comparing statements and counting squares, before moving onto the main skill of comparing area.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step here and here.
The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective
Mathematics Year 4: (4M7b) Find the area of rectilinear shapes by counting squares

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### 2 Teaching Support

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#### Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of comparing statements and counting squares, before moving onto the main skill of comparing area. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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#### Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

### 1 Prior Learning

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#### Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of comparing statements and counting squares, before moving onto the main skill of comparing area.

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#### Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Comparing Statements game includes three questions designed to check pupils' understanding of comparing multiplication and division statements using inequality symbols.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Counting Squares Game includes three questions designed to check pupils' understanding of finding area by counting squares.

### 3 Activities

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#### Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of comparing area.

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#### Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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#### Interactive Activity

These Year 4 Find the Area Flashcards are designed to check pupils' understanding of finding area by counting squares.

### 4 Extension

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#### Extension

This comparing area extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the comparing area lesson.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Compare Area Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils' understanding of comparing the area of different rectilinear shapes.