This 4 page lesson includes a page that details the formulas for finding the area of a square, rectangle, triangle, parallelogram and trapezoid. The second and third pages are practice problems and the answer keys are included.

Area of a Parallelogram Formula Math Poster

Finding Area & Perimeter Task Cards FREE from The Curriculum Corner.

What Does The Shape Say? Lots of FUN ideas and resources in this post for teaching and shapes! It also has a quadrilaterals craft for using math to teach quotation marks!

The total space inside the boundary of the parallelogram is called as the area of the parallelogram. The area of a parallelogram is twice the area of a triangle created by one of its diagonals.

Parallelogram Pick is a strategic game that allows students to practice finding the area of parallelograms in a fun way. Players take turns selecting parallelograms from the game board in which their opponents need to find the area.