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Just a cup...

Gough, John 2008, Just a cup..., Australian primary mathematics classroom, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 9-14.

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Title Just a cup...
Author(s) Gough, John
Journal name Australian primary mathematics classroom
Volume number 13
Issue number 2
Start page 9
End page 14
Publisher Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc.
Place of publication Adelaide, S.A.
Publication date 2008-06
ISSN 1326-0286
1839-4833
Summary The article presents several activities that provide opportunities for students to engage in hands-on activities that explores measurement concepts. It includes the rectangular bricks which demonstrates constant volume, shape-type and different measurements. Another one is the volume versus capacity which context determines meaning and interpretation of technical vocabulary. In addition, a gallery of cups which attests a constant volume of container have different capacities.
Notes Reproduced with the kind permission of the copyright owner.
Language eng
Field of Research 130208 Mathematics and Numeracy Curriculum and Pedagogy
Socio Economic Objective 930399 Curriculum not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
HERDC collection year 2008
Copyright notice ©2008, Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30017906

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