Australian Curriculum Categories

Location and transformation

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Location and transformation in Mathematics Year 5 includes:

• ACMMG113 Use a grid reference system to describe locations. Describe routes using landmarks and directional language
• ACMMG114 Describe translations, reflections and rotations of two-dimensional shapes. Identify line and rotational symmetries
• ACMMG115 Apply the enlargement transformation to familiar two dimensional shapes and explore the properties of the resulting image compared with the original

19 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments

Mystery Pattern Grids (Multiplication)

Students solve multiplication facts, interpret grid coordinates and draw shapes to reveal a mystery picture.

21 pages Grades: 3 - 6

Coordinates Posters

Two posters to display in your classroom explaining coordinates.

1 page Grades: 3 - 5

Year 5 Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

20 Numeracy Exit Ticket activities for students to provide evidence of their learning progress.

Maths Warm Ups PowerPoint - Year 5

A PowerPoint providing a series of warm up activities for Year 5 students across the curriculum.

Colossal Cinemas: Save the Seat – Project

A project where students interact with grid reference systems for a realistic movie cinema context.

6 pages Grades: 4 - 6

Five Wonders Theme Park: Flying Visit – Project

Students use their knowledge of maps, timetables and money to plan a well-timed 'flying' visit to Five Wonders Theme Park, between two connecting flights.

11 pages Grades: 4 - 6

Cartesian Plane Poster

A poster that explains the features of Cartesian Planes.

1 page Grades: 5 - 7

International Travel Diary Pack Holiday Project

A collection of activities for students to create a project based on their trip away outside of the classroom.

20 pages Grades: 3 - 6

Tangram Treats - Task Cards and Templates

A set of 36 tangram task cards separated into three levels, along with two tangram cut-out templates.

1 page Grades: 2 - 6

Tangram Treats - Low Colour Task Cards and Templates

A set of 36 low colour tangram task cards separated into three levels, along with two tangram cut-out templates.

1 page Grades: 2 - 6

Compass Directions Worksheet

A worksheet to use when exploring grids, grid references and direction.

2 pages Grades: 3 - 6

Location and Transformation Worksheets - Year 5

7 location and transformation worksheets linked to the Australian Curriculum.

Numeracy Assessment Tool - Year 5

A set of 6 numeracy assessment tools suited to Year 5 students

Transformation Poster and Worksheets

A poster and worksheets to teach children about transformations.

5 pages Grades: 2 - 3

Coordinates Worksheet Pack

An 11-page worksheet pack teaching children about coordinates.

1 page Grades: 3 - 5

Reflection, Translation, Rotation Poster

A visual poster examining the difference between reflection, translation and rotation.

1 page Grades: 4 - 7

Flip, Slide, Turn Poster

A visual poster examining the difference between flipping, sliding and turning a shape.

1 page Grades: 2 - 6

Battleships Grid Template

A template to help consolidate students' understanding of coordinates.

1 page Grades: 5 - 6

2D Symmetry Poster - Reflection and Rotational

A poster displaying 2D Symmetry concepts including Reflection and Rotational Symmetry.

1 page Grades: 1 - 7