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Scale factors, ratio and proportional reasoning

This guide provides practical ways to structure lessons that help students develop and apply proportional thinking.

Additional details

Year level(s) Year 5
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Explicit teaching, Questioning
Keywords proportional reasoning

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Space
Topics Position and location
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Construct a grid coordinate system that uses coordinates to locate positions within a space; use coordinates and directional language to describe position and movement

Numeracy progression Positioning and locating (P5)

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