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Patrolling the perimeter
Students measure the dimensions of rectangles (including squares) in the environment, then estimate and measure their perimeter.
|Year level(s)||Year 5|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Culturally responsive pedagogies, Mathematics investigation|
|Keywords||RAMR, YuMi Deadly Mathematics|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Length, Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Solve practical problems involving the perimeter and area of regular and irregular shapes using appropriate metric units
Understanding units of measurement (P7)
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