## Measurement and Geometry

In the Australian Curriculum, there are 3 main content strands.This page focuses on activities for

Telling the time can be difficult and that is why it is so important to practice. Watch the YouTube clip below to learn about o'clock, half past, quarter past and quarter to.

**Measurement and Geometry.**

__Time__Telling the time can be difficult and that is why it is so important to practice. Watch the YouTube clip below to learn about o'clock, half past, quarter past and quarter to.

Here are some websites to help make learning to tell the time fun!

Here are some websites to help make learning to tell the time fun!

__http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/measures.htm__

__http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/maths/telling_the_time/play/__

__http://www.maths-games.org/time-games.html__

__http://classroom.jc-schools.net/basic/math-time.html__

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__Shape__

Below are some helpful websites to learn about 2D and 3D shapes

__http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/maths/3d/index.htm__

__http://www.innovationslearning.co.uk/subjects/maths/information/shape_facts/shape_facts.htm__

__http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/gp/pupils/maths/2Dshapes.htm__

__http://illuminations.nctm.org/ActivityDetail.aspx?ID=70__

__http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/online/longshape3d.html__

__http://teams.lacoe.edu/documentation/classrooms/amy/geometry/6-8/activities/quad_quest/quad_quest.html__

__http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numeracy-shape-and-weight.html#MatchingPairs3Dshape__

__http://www.mathcats.com/explore/polygonplayground.html__

__http://www.firstschoolyears.com/numeracy/shape/interactive/shapes.htm__

__http://www.primaryscience.ie/media/flash/celeb_shapes/v4/celebrity_shapes.html__

__http://www.starrmatica.com/standalone/starrMatica3DEarthExploration.swf__

__Angles__

**What are angles?**Angles are a measure of turn.

Angles are measured in degrees. The sign for degrees is °.

One whole turn is 360° or a revolution.

One quarter turn is 90° or a right angle.

One half turn is 180° or a straight line.

**To l earn more, visit the following website:**

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/shape_space/angles/read/2/

__Naming and Defining Angles__

__http://www.mathsisfun.com/angles.html__

__http://au.ixl.com/math/year-4/acute-right-obtuse-and-straight-angles__

__http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/shape_space/angles/play/__

__http://www.factmonster.com/math/knowledgebox/player.html?movie=sfw41448__

__Comparing angles__

__http://au.ixl.com/math/year-4/angles-greater-than-less-than-or-equal-to-a-right-angle__

__http://www.factmonster.com/math/knowledgebox/player.html?movie=sfw41397__

__Location and Transformation__

__http://www.factmonster.com/math/knowledgebox/player.html?movie=sfw50957__

__http://jmathpage.com/JIMSGeometrytangramsgfun.html__

Length

Length

Length is a measure of how long or wide something is. Rulers and tape measures can be used to measure length. Length is measured in millimetres (mm), centimetres (cm), metres (m) or kilometres (km). These are known as metric units of length.

1 cm = 10 mm

1 m = 100 cm

1 km = 1000 m

__http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/shape_space/measures/play/__

__http://www.mathbuddyonline.com/lessons/flash/LearnFrame.php?frame=LearnFrame&path=/lessons/math/measurement/perimeterandarea/level3/us/&fileLink=m3h3c1t1p7.html&sampleFlag=1__

__Perimeter and Area__

__http://www.bgfl.org/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/maths/perimeter_and_area/index.html__

__http://www.factmonster.com/math/knowledgebox/player.html?movie=sfw50955__

__http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me5l/html/math5.html?goLesson=12__

__http://www.mathbuddyonline.com/lessons/flash/LearnFrame.php?frame=LearnFrame&path=/lessons/math/measurement/perimeterandarea/level3/us/&fileLink=m3h3c1t1p7.html&sampleFlag=1__