Area by Counting Unit Squares Worksheets

Make use of these free printable exercises to introduce students to this very simple way of learning the concept of area, by counting squares on a scaled grid. Children are supposed to figure out the area of the shaded region on each grid depicted here. It's essential to know the side-length or area of each square to determine the area. According to the scale, all the squares are of area 1 square unit. Count the shaded unit squares on each grid and find the area of the given figure.

This bunch of area by counting square units worksheets is ideal for children of grade 2, grade 3, grade 4, and grade 5.

CCSS: 2.G.A.2, 3.MD.C.6

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