This resource was used within a lesson to investigate and estimate measurements. Start of Year 4 unit of measures. This task must be accompanied with practical equipment to allow the questions and investigation to succeed properly.
Very effective and engaging for the children.
Power point presentation included with starter and plenary to support.
I wanted to create a measurement unit for grades one and two that would be more investigative and interesting for young students. The bundled group of lessons in this unit integrates math, reading, writing, critical thinking, writing a persuasive essay, and technology. Students will measure with a variety of measurements - paper clips, interlocking blocks, etc., before they begin to measure in inches and centimeters. My first grade students loved this unit, and were eager to do math every day!
There are about 17 (practical and fun) lesson activities, tasks or worksheets to cover the following 2014 objectives:
Recognise angles as a property of shape or a description of a turn.
Identify right angles, recognise that two right angles make a half-turn, three make three quarters of a turn and four a complete turn; identify whether angles are greater than or less than a right angle.
This is one of the children's favourite activities to help understand angles. Ideas for children of all abilities to have fun learning about angles.
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A self-contained game to be played in pairs.
Use to revise reading coordinates on a grid. Best played once coordinates have already been introduced, as a consolidating activity.
Differentiated versions of the game within this pack, including use of the first quadrant only, as well as all four quadrants. You will also find instructions on how to play the game within your pack. Suitable for Years 4 and 5 (on one quadrant) and Year 6 and KS3 (on all four quadrants).
I have created this for a year 5 top set maths group. It is differentiated 3 ways, yellow being the less able, green able and pink more able.
This links in very heavily with shape as I am teaching this following 3 weeks on shape, space and measure, so it will continue to embed their knowledge of quadrilaterals, types of triangles, angles and parallel and perpendicular lines.
Hope this is useful! Have included photos of what it should look like once points have been plotted, hopefully I haven't made any silly mistakes! :-)