Map masterpiece

In this fifth lesson in the series, students explore the world of house and garden design while delving into the fascinating realm of percentages. They use a 10 x 10 grid to plan and depict their dream house and garden.

This lesson was developed in collaboration with the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers (AAMT).

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 5
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Format Web page
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Concrete Representational Abstract model, Mathematics investigation, Classroom talks, Explicit teaching
Keywords proportion, percentage, area, Maths Hub lesson plan

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking
Strand and focus Number
Topics Percentage
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Recognise that 100% represents the complete whole and use percentages to describe, represent and compare relative size; connect familiar percentages to their decimal and fraction equivalents

Numeracy progression Interpreting fractions (P6)

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