2D Shapes: Area

Curriculum support25 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Understanding what is the area of a 2D shape.
Understanding how to calculate areas of standard 3D shapes.
Understanding how to calculate areas of compound shapes.
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Every 2D shape has a different formula to calculate area which can become confusing! In this session, students will be introduced to the concept of area of 2D shapes and will learn how to calculate the areas of some standard 2D shapes. Students will also learn how to calculate the area of compound shapes. This class is aimed at students in Years 10 and 11 who are just learning the topic or want to boost their confidence!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10-11 or S4-S5.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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