A careful study of NAPLAN outcomes suggests that many students fall down on the measurement questions. When we looked into the issues that might be causing this consistent failure, we saw that there are certain features of measuring length that may well not be getting the attention that they need.
Book 3 formalizes the use of the standard measures, cm and metre, and introduces estimation of lengths in both cm and metres. The Car Race featured on the cover is one of many practical activities in this book where the students are asked to estimate and measure real things, with a purpose.
As part of this purchase you will receive a printed copy and a site licence authorising use by more than one teacher at the school.
This product can also be used as a resource for the classroom. The following lesson plan and activity may help you to make the most of the product with a group of students or the whole class.Download Lesson Plan