This module focuses on measurement of length, area, mass, and capacity with non-standard units. Emphasis is also placed on sequencing events, understanding the passage of time, and reading clocks to the hour and half-hour. As well, students investigate the value of Canadian coins.
- materials lists
- activity descriptions
- questioning techniques
- problem-solving examples
- activity centre and extension ideas
- assessment suggestions
- activity sheets and visuals
All modules include a list of children’s books and websites related to the mathematics topics introduced, a detailed introduction to the Hands-On Mathematics program (guiding principles, implementation guidelines, an overview of the skills that students use and develop during mathematics inquiry), and a classroom assessment plan and record-keeping templates.