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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.
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches
|Teaching guide, Evidence based
|Strand and focus
|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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