Numeracy guides are for teachers, to ensure consistent terminology and similar methods of explaining.
The intention is for teachers to include these guides in program folder or with lesson plans as a reference.
Covers explanations and examples for Mean, Mode, Median and Range.
(Updated to replace the term “score” with “data value” as per Syllabus)
Fractions, Decimals, Percentages. Models representing Fractions, Decimals and Percentages. Real-life examples. Conversions.
of the Numeracy skills framework.
Shows the common features of Column, Line and Sector graphs; also covers the key features of each graph.
Column Graph Example (pptx 218 KB) - A PowerPoint with animation showing the key elements of a column graphs.
Line Graph Example (pptx 242 KB) - A PowerPoint with animation showing the key elements of a line graph.
Drawling line graphs. Language of data and graphs.
SALT Poster B/W (pdf 90 KB) - SALT classroom poster
SALT Poster - Colour (pdf 90 KB) - SALT classroom poster in colour
SALT Presentation (pptx 531 KB) - SALT presentation to students
SALT for student (pdf 79 KB) - Small versions of the SALT checklist for student workbooks
Covers vocabulary, metric facts, unit conversions, multiplying and dividing by powers of 10, reading scales and teaching strategies.
Covers perimeter; area: units of area, area of rectangles, composite shapes and triangles; surface area.