2011 PERFORMANCES
   
   

Need to fence a pen?

Grade 4 students learned about area and perimeter relationships then created ads for fencing companies. Their ideas were used to create this song.

need a 20 metre fence
to make a sturdy pen
keep the dog in the yard
or catch bunnies off guard?

call us now, call us first
we're the professionals
we use math to optimize
no one beats our price

1 by 9, 2 by 8
3 by 7, 4 by 6
rectangular designs
with four straight lines

but if times are hard
and funds are short
then order the 5 by 5 square
save money don't despair

rectangles are pretty
rectangles are nice
but to save you money
squares is what we advise
squares is what we advise

 

buy 20 metres of fence
get more than all the others
that's right
get more than all the others

visit our website
check our tables and graphs
don't get design fooled
ours is mathematically proved

rectangles are pretty
rectangles are nice
but to save you money
squares is what we advise
squares is what we advise

our design gives you the maximum
you get 25 square metres of area

rectangles are pretty
rectangles are nice
but to save you money
squares is what we advise
squares is what we advise