Year 5 Area of Compound Shapes Game

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 5 Area of Compound Shapes Game is designed to check pupils’ understanding of calculating the area of compound shapes. Pupils will identify whether a statement is true or false, match the correct area to the correct shape, and solve a word problem.

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National Curriculum Objectives


Mathematics Year 5: (5M7b) Calculate and compare the area of rectangles (including squares), and including using standard units, square centimetres (cm2) and square metres (m2) and estimate the area of irregular shapes