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Teacher guide: Year 6 area and perimeter
A guide for teaching Year 6 and Year 7 students about area and perimeter. It includes activities targeting area of parallelograms, area of triangles, comparing the perimeter and area of different shapes and transformations involving scale factor.
|Year level(s)||Year 7|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Feedback|
|Keywords||Teaching guide, Evidence based|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Solve problems involving the area of triangles and parallelograms using established formulas and appropriate units
Understanding geometric properties (P6)
Understanding units of measurement (P9)
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