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Area vs perimeter
Explores and applies concepts including perimeter and area by challenging students to build various rectangles with equivalent area.
|Year level(s)||Year 3|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Teaching strategies|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Questioning, Worked examples, Differentiated teaching|
|Keywords||rectangles, area, perimeter, pentominoes, problem solving, explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Number, Measurement, Geometry|
|Topics||Shapes and objects, Using units of measurement|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMMG061 Measure, order and compare objects using familiar metric units of length, mass and capacity
|National numeracy learning progression||
Understanding units of measurement
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