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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.

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Year level(s) Year 7
Audience Teacher
Purpose Assessment task
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Feedback
Keywords Teaching guide, Evidence based

Curriculum alignment

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

Numeracy progression Understanding geometric properties (P6)
Understanding units of measurement (P9)

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