# Mathematics / Year 5 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement

Curriculum content descriptions

Calculate perimeter and area of rectangles using familiar metric units (ACMMG109)

Elaborations
• exploring efficient ways of calculating the perimeters of rectangles such as adding the length and width together and doubling the result
• exploring efficient ways of finding the areas of rectangles
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
ScOT terms

Area,  Length,  Rectangles

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