Classifying Quadrilaterals Guided Notes with Doodles | 5th Grade Geometry Lesson


Teach 5th grade students to classify quadrilaterals using this Classifying Quadrilaterals Guided Notes & Doodles resource. Students practice recognizing trapezoids, parallelograms, kites, rhombus, rectangles, and squares in a hierarchy based on properties. It contains 10 pages, including guided notes, a practice coloring worksheet, a maze, and a real-life math application. It works well as graphic organizers, scaffolded notes, and interactive notebooks. And it's artsy—if your students love color by number, color by code, or sketch notes, they'll love these lessons.

Why you'll love this

CCSS Standards: 5.G.B, 5.G.B.3, 5.G.B.4

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What's included with this resource:

  1. Guided notes. Teach the topic with these structured notes (classifying quadrilaterals) Integrates checks for understanding to verify your students are on the right track. - 2 pages

  2. Practice worksheet. Color by code, maze, and problem sets to practice this math concept - 2 pages

  3. Real-life application. Read and write about real-life uses of this math skill - 1 page

  4. Answer key. Included for all of the worksheets. - 5 pages

Great for:

  • Introductory Lessons

  • Reteaching & Spiral Review

  • Homework

  • Sub Plans

  • Quiz, Test, & Exam Prep

What teachers say about my Guided Notes & Doodles lessons:

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Great resource and a different way to take notes. Students were engaged and used their notes to help them with solving problems later.” - Heather P.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students really enjoyed these notes. I needed an additional resource to reteach this material before our end of the year assessment, and this was perfect.” - Ashley H.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I used this resource with students who typically struggle to remain engaged in mathematics. They remained very engaged and didn’t hesitate to fix mistakes and complete their work. Great resource!” - Carissa S.

  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “These doodle notes kept my students engaged through the whole lesson. I was shocked how many actively participated and remembered from the notes. They are now requesting them every day.” - Rebecca S.

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