# Lesson 4 Tiny House: Design and Solve

Let’s design a tiny house.

## Warm-up Notice and Wonder: Tiny Houses

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

## Activity 1 Design a Tiny House

Here is an image of the inside of a converted school bus.

Choose the type of tiny house you will design. Be sure to consider the advantages and disadvantages of each type and how you’ll use the area.

8 ft x 20 ft

8 ft x 10 feet downstairs

8 ft x 8 feet upstairs

7 ft x 14 feet

Create a design for your tiny house. Be sure to include:

different rooms

windows and a door

furniture and any other details you think are important

## Activity 2 Ask, Revise, and Answer

## Problem 1

Write two questions about your tiny house design:

one question that involves area

one question that involves perimeter

## Problem 2

Work with a partner to answer your own questions about your tiny house design. Make any revisions to your questions if needed.

## Problem 3

Find a new partner. Answer their questions about their tiny house design.