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Using units of measurement
This resource discusses how the proficiencies can be embedded into the teaching of units of measurement by using practical, contextualised examples. For each activity there is a section on content knowledge, question ideas and responses, extensions and connections to other curriculum areas.
|Year level(s)||Year 7|
|Purpose||Content knowledge, Teaching resource|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Questioning|
|Keywords||Area, Square, Triangle, Rectangle, Perimeter|
|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)
South Australian Department for Education
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