Cross-Curricular activities for rainfall & measuring activities.
Use different sized containers to measure rainfall. Note differences in the amount of water collected. Suitable for multiple year levels.
Create and use a rain gauge accurately. Includes activities on reading a rain gauge.
Activities to introduce the kilometre. Involves measuring outdoors and estimating distances.
Information on units of measure for length. Teacher page and worksheet for students.
Sort and order units of measure by size. Using a ruler or tape measure to draw and measure objects.
Select the correct unit for measuring: mm, cm, m, km.
Converting between metric units of length: cm, m.
Converting between metric units of length: m, km.
Finding the perimeters of rectangles.
Finding the perimeters of triangles. Includes revision of the perimeters of rectangles.
Finding the perimeters of irregular shapes such as an L shape with missing lengths on some sides. Includes the revision of the perimeters of rectangles and triangles.
Measurement problems to solve. Distinguish between the different operations as a separate action. Write the number sentences. Problem involves multitple steps.
5pp. Features and functions of the Number Slide Gadget: Multiply and divide numbers by powers of ten, with and without decimals.
12pp.Sequence of lesson plans for the Number Slide Gadget.
11pp. Converting between km, m, cm, mm measures. Series sequenced from simple conversions to complex ones.