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Teaching about angles
This collection of practical tasks is designed to help students understand angles.
|Year level(s)||Year 3, Year 4|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Assessment advice|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation, Explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Space|
|Topics||Transformation, Angles and geometric reasoning|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Identify angles as measures of turn and compare angles with right angles in everyday situations
Estimate and compare angles using angle names including acute, obtuse, straight angle, reflex and revolution, and recognise their relationship to a right angle
Understanding geometric properties (P3, P4)
Understanding units of measurement (P6)
NSW Department of Education
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