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Maths Unit: Terrific Turns

Maths Unit: Terrific Turns
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This thorough unit plan has been created to align with Australian Curriculum content for Year 2, supporting students when identifying and describing half and quarter turns. Within this unit, you will find an engaging and detailed presentation, worksheets, games and an assessment task. 

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Lesson Structure
  • Individual Activity
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9M2M05 9

Identify, describe and demonstrate quarter, half, three-quarter and full measures of turn in everyday situations

ACMMG046 8.4

Identify and describe half and quarter turns

MA1-1WM old

Describes mathematical situations and methods using everyday and some mathematical language, actions, materials, diagrams and symbols

MA1-3WM old

Supports conclusions by explaining or demonstrating how answers were obtained

MA1-15MG old

Manipulates, sorts, represents, describes and explores two- dimensional shapes, including quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons and octagons

MA1-2DS-01 new

Recognises, describes and represents shapes including quadrilaterals and other common polygons


Identify and describe half and quarter turns


Identify and describe slides and turns found in the natural and built environment

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