This is a 14-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum Mathematics – Measurement and Geometry series that covers:
Using units of measurement:
Calculate perimeter and area of rectangles using familiar metric units (ACMMG109)
exploring efficient ways of calculating the perimeters of rectangles such as adding the length and width together and doubling the result
exploring efficient ways of finding the areas of rectangles
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!