This is a 20-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum Mathematics – Measurement and Geometry series that covers:
Using units of measurement:
Compare objects using familiar metric units of area and volume (ACMMG290)
comparing areas using grid paper
comparing volume using centicubes
recognising that metric units are not the only units used throughout the world, for example measuring the area of floor space using tatami mats (Japan), using squares for room and house area (Australia)
Links to other curriculum areas
The world is filled with fascinating shapes and structures that children are forever discovering and questioning. Watch their knowledge and curiosity grow as they learn through the interesting, fun-filled questions and activities in this series. Written by mathematics educator Linda Marshall, for the Measurement and Geometry strand of Australian Curriculum Mathematics, this resource will have students shapeshifting into mathematics superstars in no time!