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Circles (Year 8)
This module from the AMSI 'The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project' is for teachers who wish to consolidate their content knowledge on the topic of the circle. It includes circle vocabulary and basic properties and formulae. There are sections that provide history and context for the topic, as well as exercises and examples of how to present and explain the concepts to students.
|Year level(s)||Year 8|
|Audience||Teacher, School Leader|
|Keywords||circle, circumference, diameter, radius, explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Angles and geometric reasoning|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMMG197 Investigate the relationship between features of circles such as circumference, area, radius and diameter. Use formulas to solve problems involving circumference and area
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