4

5

Keywords:

Pasifika

area

length

tapa

Student work out the side lengths and area of a tapa cloth from the measurement of a small section of it, converting between cm and metres.

4

5

Keywords:

Pasifika

area

length

tapa

4

1

Keywords:

area

unit squares

Students select a true statement about the area of three shapes on a grid.

4

0

Keywords:

addition

composite shapes

length

perimeter

Students calculate the length of a builder's string line.

4

1

Keywords:

area

perimeter

rectangles

Students find the width and perimeter of three rectangles with the same area and different lengths.

4

0

Keywords:

composite shapes

perimeter

Students calculate the length of fencing around a deck.

4

2

Keywords:

area

composite shapes

perimeter

rectangles

squares

Students calculate the perimeter and area of a composite shape.

3

4

4

Keywords:

area

unit squares

Students work out the area of different shapes.

4

0

Keywords:

estimation

length

practical

reading scales

In this practical task, students estimate the length of two common classroom objects, then check their estimates with a ruler.

4

1

Keywords:

area

rectangles

Students use a diagram of a netball court and soccer field to calculate area.

4

1

Keywords:

area

composite shapes

problem solving

rectangles

unitising

Students use the scaled plan of a property to calculate the area of the pool, house, and lawn.

4

3

Keywords:

area

perimeter

Students identify which of four shapes created from equilateral triangles has the largest area and which has the largest perimeter.

4

1

Keywords:

reading scales

table interpretation

wind

Students use the Beaufort Scale, found on the Met Service website, to answer questions about wind speed.

4

2

Keywords:

estimation

practical

reading scales

weight

In this practical task, students estimate the weight of two different sized bags, then check their estimates using kitchen scales.

4

4

Keywords:

3-dimensional shapes

cuboids

length

perimeter

volume

Students calculate the volume of 3-dimensional shapes made up from cubes.

3

4

5

Keywords:

perimeter

rectangles

Students find the perimeters for range of different 4-sided polygons.

4

5

Keywords:

area

composite shapes

perimeter

rectangles

squares

Students calculate the perimeter and area of three composite shapes.

4

5

2

Keywords:

conversion of units

decimals

multiplication

weight

Students calculate the weight for different numbers of soccer balls and calculate the weight for a given number of soccer balls.

4

4

Keywords:

cuboids

triangular prisms

volume

Students work out how many triangular prism shapes there are in larger cuboid, and answer questions about volume of both shapes.

4

5

Keywords:

area

measurement

perimeter

Students calculate the area of composite shapes.

4

0

Keywords:

capacity

conversion of units

Students answer questions that involve calculating the capacities of different situations.

4

0

Keywords:

capacity

estimation

reading scales

In this practical task, students estimate the capacity of two different sized containers, then check their estimates with a measuring jug.

4

0

Keywords:

capacity

conversion of units

Students convert millilitres to litres and vice versa when working out quantities of bottles and glasses of fizzy drink for a party.

4

3

Keywords:

area

composite shapes

length

rectangles

squares

Students calculate length and area of colours on the Danish flag.

3

4

11

Keywords:

area

measurement

perimeter

problem solving

Students identify the error in three statements made about the perimeter and area of given objects.

4

3

Keywords:

area

composite shapes

perimeter

rectangles

Students calculate the area of an extension to a cottage and the area around the buildings.