MathsClass

A blog about teaching and learning in a maths classroom.

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Animated perimeter and area

Sunday, 13 September 2015 ·

For a recent session with teachers about whole school numeracy, I created a couple of animations demonstrating:

Estimating length

Saturday, 03 May 2008 ·

When looking at measurement, year 7 measure “body units” and use them to measure things in the classroom, as an example of estimating.  Then, when we move onto perimeter, we come back to one body unit, the pace.