Year 5 Area of Irregular Shapes Game

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 5 Area of Irregular Shapes Game has been designed to check pupils’ understanding of finding the area of irregular shapes. Pupils will find the area of three different irregular shapes by counting the squares on a grid, decide whether a statement is true of false, and complete a comparison statement.

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National Curriculum Objective


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