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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.
|Year level(s)||Year 2|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Student task|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||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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