Area and Perimeter 3 with Marissa Johnston


Design a model of a house in Minecraft and find the area and perimeter using Minecraft blocks.

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Learning Objectives

Area and Perimeter 3 with Marissa Johnston:


Apply the area and perimeter formulas for rectangles in real-world and mathematical problems.

Guiding ideas

How math can help us to build roofs and facades? Let’s brainstorm! Math constructs all buildings and measures the area and perimeter of shapes.

Student Activities

  • Create a Blueprint
  • Develop a Prototype

Performance expectations

You should complete all the following.
  1. Create walls on your foundation by stacking loops of perimeters on top of one another. Then explain how walls = perimeter x height.
  2. Design prototypes of floor plans in creative mode.
  3.  Build and explain models on how Ax(B+C) = (AxB)+(AxC) and how it relates to their floor plan.
  4. Find and explain the area and perimeter of a two-room floor plan.
  5.  Explain strategies on how they did the math, such as measuring the length and width to find the area.
  6.  Build walls and rooms for a home in Survival World.

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