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CLIP 1735

Calculating the area of a shape in square turtles (signed)

Calculating the area of a shape in square turtles (signed)

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Key Info
  • Calculating the area of a shape in square turtles (signed)
  • Duration: 01:30
  • An explanation of how the area of a rectangle, triangle and irregular shape can be calculated in square turtles. Using the non-standard measure of square turtles the area of three differently shaped pools is calculated.
  • Subject:



    Area and Perimeter

  • Keywords: square turtles, area, shape, rows, times, whole, half, halves, signed
Ideas for use in class
  • The clip could be used when children are learning to solve problems related to the measurement of area of both regular and irregular shapes.
Background details
  • Clip language : British Sign Language
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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