Measurement and Number Knowledge

  • Posted on: 9 December 2021
  • By: gregoryoneill
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Mahi ine me te nama.

In this course, tauira will have two days per week doing measurement and one covering number operations.

In measurement Tauira will:

  • Select and use appropriate metric units for length, area, volume and capacity, weight (mass), temperature, angle, and time, with awareness that measurements are approximate.
  • Convert between metric units, using decimals.
  • Deduce and use formulae to find the perimeters and areas of polygons and the volumes of prisms.
  • Find the perimeters and areas of circles and composite shapes and the volumes of prisms, including cylinders."
  • Interpret points and lines on co-ordinate planes, including scales and bearings on maps.
  • Use algebraic rules to draw lines and parabolae.

In number Tauira will:

  • Use prime numbers, common factors and multiples, and powers (including square roots).
  • Understand operations on fractions, decimals, percentages, and integers.
  • Practise order of operations.