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
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

Harbour Measure

Use length and weight to load the ship.

Ruler Measuring

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

Best Measure

Match the weight pairs. Paperclip = 1gm

Builder Jack

Which units of measurement to use?

Design a Park

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

Area Builder Tablet ✅

Construct shapes and compare areas.

Bamzooki Measures

Design a race track using length & mass.

Matching Math

Match metric conversions.

Measurement Mania

Find the correct position on the ruler.

Perim Bots

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

Area & Perimeter of Rectangles

Uses Imperial but goes metric when using the interactive ruler.

Area Builder Tablet ✅

Construct shapes and compare areas.

Area of Compound Shapes

Use rows and columns of squares to work out area.

Area of Rectangles

Estimating area using squares to fill.

Area Shape Shoot

Investigate area. Some in Imperial.

Best Measure

Match the weight pairs. Paperclip = 1gm


Which unit of measurement to use.

Perim Bots

Make a robot using perimeter.


Explanation of perimeter & how to measure it.

Perimeter Shape Shoot

Perimeter match. Some in Imperial.

Perimetre Explorer Tablet ✅

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

Airlines Builder

Use area and perimeter to launch the cyber ship.

MG6-Area and Perimeter

Use perimeter and area to order new flooring and carpets.

The Metrix: Metric Table

Move information into a metric table.

U Fix It with Ziff

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

Zoo Designer

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

Area of Triangles

Work out formulas by putting together triangles & rectangles.

Compound Shapes

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

Inside a Cubic Metre

Investigate length, width and height of cubic metres.

Trigonometry w Triangles

Find out how Greeks and Egyptians used shadows.