Measure Perimeter Video Tutorial

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Jade shows you how to calculate the perimeter of rectangles and rectiliner shapes using the correct formula in this Measure Perimeter Video Tutorial. There are questions for you to have a go at throughout the video to help you practice. Can you answer them all correctly?

Teacher Specific Information

In this Measure Perimeter Video Tutorial, Jade shows pupils how to calculate the perimeter of rectangles and rectilinear shapes through adding the length of each of the sides, and through using the formula (l + w) x 2. Throughout the video, there are questions for pupils to answer. Jade uses key vocabulary such as perimeter, measure and rectilinear.

This video will be useful for children to watch at home or for extra support as part of an intervention, or whole class activity.

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National Curriculum Objectives

Mathematics Year 5: (5M7a) Measure and calculate the perimeter of composite rectilinear shapes in centimetres and metres