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A task designed to help students understand the meaning of area by challenging students to arrange pieces of wallpaper in order of size and then explain their decisions.
|Teaching resource, Student task
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches
|Strand and focus
|Using units of measurement
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Measure and compare objects based on length, capacity and mass using appropriate uniform informal units and smaller units for accuracy when necessary
Understanding units of measurement (P3)
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