Position and location: Year 7 – planning tool

This planning resource for Year 7 is for the topic of Position and location. Students demonstrate understanding of objects in two dimensions (2D). Students can draw various shapes in different ways, such as drawing informally on blank paper, on grid paper, or in an isometric representation; discuss the reasons behind the advantages and disadvantages of different representations of the same shapes or different shapes and demonstrate how to draw or represent the different faces of an 3D object or shape in 2D.

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 7
Audience Teacher
Purpose Planning support, Teaching resource, Teaching strategies, Student task, Home practice tasks
Format Web page
Keywords lesson plans, assessment task, teaching strategies, pedagogies, Australian Curriculum, learning from home, misconceptions

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Space
Topics Position and location
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Represent objects in 2 dimensions; discuss and reason about the advantages and disadvantages of different representations

Numeracy progression Positioning and locating (P5)

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