Australian Curriculum Categories

# Using units of measurement

Based on the Australian Curriculum, Using units of measurement in Mathematics Foundation Year includes:

• ACMMG006 Use direct and indirect comparisons to decide which is longer, heavier or holds more, and explain reasoning in everyday language
• ACMMG007 Compare and order duration of events using everyday language of time
• ACMMG008 Connect days of the week to familiar events and actions

32 of 49 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments

### Spin and Sort – Heavier, Lighter, Same

An open-ended sorting activity based on using a spinner.

1 page Grades: F - 1

### Spin and Sort – Longer, Shorter, Same

An open-ended sorting activity based on using a spinner.

3 pages Grades: F - 1

### Which Is Longer? – Mini Book

A mini book that allows students to compare the length and height of various everyday objects.

### Which Holds More? – Mini Book

A mini book that allows students to compare the capacity of various containers.

### Which Is Heavier? – Mini Book

A mini book that allows students to compare the mass of various everyday objects.

### Which Holds More? – Interactive PowerPoint

An interactive PowerPoint quiz that asks students to compare the capacity of various containers.

### Which Is Longer? – Interactive PowerPoint

An interactive PowerPoint quiz that asks students to compare the length and height of various everyday objects.

### Which Is Heavier? – Interactive PowerPoint

An interactive PowerPoint quiz that asks students to compare the mass of various everyday objects.

### Wonderings – Worksheet

A comprehension worksheet for a magazine article from the Foundation magazine (Bonus Issue).

### Days of the Week – Worksheet

A comprehension worksheet for a magazine article from the Foundation magazine (Issue 3).

### Foundation Daily Warm-Up – PowerPoint 4

An 81-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.

### How Long Does It Take? – Worksheet

A worksheet with 18 daily events that can be sorted depending on how long they take to occur.

1 page Grades: F - 2

### How Long Does It Take? – Sorting Activity

An activity with 18 daily events that can be sorted depending on how long they take to occur.

1 page Grades: F - 1

### Foundation Numeracy Exit Tickets – Worksheets

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

### Which is...? - Observable Properties Worksheet

A set of 4 worksheets to practise identifying observable properties of objects.

### When Does It Happen? Worksheet

A cut and paste activity where students order familiar daily events.

### When Does It Happen? – Sorting Activity

A sorting activity with 16 daily events that students order into morning, afternoon and evening.

### Heavy and Light Hands-on Task

A fun hands-on teaching resource that explores indirect comparisons of objects.

### Informal Measurement - Task Cards

A set of task cards to use when learning about informal measurement.

### Time of Day Colouring Activity

An informal time of day activity resource.

### Informal Time of Day - Game

An informal time of day activity resource.

### Informal Time of Day Jigsaw Puzzle - Game

A measurement jigsaw puzzle illustrating informal time

### 3D Popcorn Box Template

A geometry template for students to create a 3D popcorn box from a 2D net.

### How Long is This Going to Take? - Worksheet

A worksheet that explores the concept of time for students in the early years.

2 pages Grades: F - 1

### It's About Time! - Worksheet

A worksheet that explores the concept of time in the early years.

2 pages Grades: F - 1

### My Week at Home - Worksheet

A worksheet that helps students learn the days of the week and connect them to familiar events.

1 page Grades: F - 1

### My Week at School - Worksheet

A worksheet that helps students learn the days of the week and connect them to familiar events.

1 page Grades: F - 1

### Superheroes - Days of the Week Poster

A poster displaying the days of the week.

1 page Grades: F - 3

### Days of the Week Playdough Mats

A set of playdough tracing mats to use in the classroom when learning to identify, sequence and spell the days of the week.

7 pages Grades: F - 1

### Describing Measurements - Memory Game

A memory game to play in the classroom when developing suitable language to describe different measurements.

### Using Units of Measurement Worksheets - Foundation

8 using units of measurement worksheets linked to the Australian Curriculum.