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Students construct and use their own rulers to develop a sense of the size of a centimetre and a metre as they measure perimeters.
|Year level(s)||Year 3|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation, Differentiated teaching|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Using units of measurement|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Identify which metric units are used to measure everyday items; use measurements of familiar items and known units to make estimates
Understanding units of measurement (P6)
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