Foundation - Compare objects using mass, length and capacity. Students use direct and indirect comparisons to decide which is longer, heavier or holds more, and explain reasoning in everyday language. Australian Curriculum Yr F Achievement Standard

Year 1 - Order objects based on lengths and capacities using informal units. Students measure and compare the lengths and capacities of pairs of objects using uniform informal units.

Australian Curriculum Yr 1 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 1 Achievement Standard

Back to TopYear 2 - Compare and order several shapes and objects based on length, area, volume and capacity using appropriate uniform informal units.

Australian Curriculum Yr 2 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 2 Achievement Standard

Use length and weight to load the ship.

Finding lengths. Metric ruler or imperial.

Back to TopYear 3 - Use metric units for length, mass and capacity. Students measure, order and compare objects using familiar metric units of length, mass and capacity.

Australian Curriculum Yr 3 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 3 Achievement Standard

Match the weight pairs. Paperclip = 1gm

Which units of measurement to use?

Design a park. Add picnic tables, swings etc...

Back to TopYear 4 - Use scaled instruments to measure temperatures, lengths, shapes and objects. Students compare objects using familiar metric units of area and volume.

Australian Curriculum Yr 4 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 4 Achievement Standard

Construct shapes and compare areas.

Design a race track using length & mass.

Match metric conversions.

Find the correct position on the ruler.

Make a robot using perimeter.

Back to TopYear 5 - Use appropriate units of measurement for length, area, volume, capacity and mass, and calculate perimeter and area of rectangles. Students calculate perimeter and area of rectangles using familiar metric units.

Australian Curriculum Yr 5 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 5 Achievement Standard

Uses Imperial but goes metric when using the interactive ruler.

Construct shapes and compare areas.

Use rows and columns of squares to work out area.

Estimating area using squares to fill.

Investigate area. Some in Imperial.

Match the weight pairs. Paperclip = 1gm

Which unit of measurement to use.

Make a robot using perimeter.

Explanation of perimeter & how to measure it.

Perimeter match. Some in Imperial.

Create your own shapes and explore perimeter and area.

Back to TopYear 6 - Connect decimal representations to the metric system and choose appropriate units of measurement to perform a calculation. Students solve problems involving length and area. Australian Curriculum Yr 6 Achievement Standard

Use area and perimeter to launch the cyber ship.

Use perimeter and area to order new flooring and carpets.

Move information into a metric table.

Use a lazer cutter to fix up sides of Ziff's house.

Design a zoo. Bad design means animals escape and eat visitors!

Back to TopYear 7 - Use formulas for the area and perimeter of rectangles and calculate volumes of rectangular prisms. Students classify triangles and quadrilaterals.

Australian Curriculum Yr 7 Achievement Standard

Australian Curriculum Yr 7 Achievement Standard

Work out formulas by putting together triangles & rectangles.

Estimate the area of a shape by counting squares and rectangles.

Investigate length, width and height of cubic metres.

Find out how Greeks and Egyptians used shadows.