Please note: This site contains links to websites not controlled by the Australian Government or ESA. More information here.
Cool times with heat
A multi-session unit providing practical opportunities for measuring temperature using thermometers.
|Year 4, Year 5
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches
|Differentiated teaching, Mathematics investigation, Explicit teaching
|Strand and focus
|Using units of measurement
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Interpret unmarked and partial units when measuring and comparing attributes of length, mass, capacity, duration and temperature, using scaled and digital instruments and appropriate units
Choose appropriate metric units when measuring the length, mass and capacity of objects; use smaller units or a combination of units to obtain a more accurate measure
Understanding units of measurement (P6, P8)
New Zealand Ministry of Education
© New Zealand Ministry of Education. Creative Commons BY 3.0 NZ.