What is the area?
Use this diagnostic task to assess what students know about area and using the area formula.
|Year level(s)||Year 5, Year 6|
|Purpose||Assessment advice, Assessment task|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Questioning, Feedback|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Length, Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Solve practical problems involving the perimeter and area of regular and irregular shapes using appropriate metric units
Establish the formula for the area of a rectangle and use it to solve practical problems
Understanding units of measurement (P7, P8)
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