Module 3 Constructions
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S3.5

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Use a wider range of measures including non-standard units and standard metric units of length, capacity and mass in a range of contexts. Read scales graduated in 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 100, 0.1;

 

 

 

Converting between Metric Units

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S4.4

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Measure and draw angles to the nearest degree; distinguish between acute, obtuse, reflex and right angles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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S5.1

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Construct triangles using a ruler and protractor only given information about their sides and angles; use a straight edge and compasses to construct triangles with given sides including equilateral triangles. 

 

 

 

Constructing Triangles with Ruler and Protractor

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S6.4

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Construct triangles and other 2-D shapes using a ruler and a protractor, given information about their sides and angles; construct inscribed regular polygons; construct nets of cubes, regular tetrahedra, square-based pyramids and other 3-D shapes.

 

 

 

Constructing Shapes with Compasses

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S6.7

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Analyse 3-D shapes through 2-D projections and cross-sections, including, planes of symmetry, plans and elevations. (Not including the use of isometric grids)

 

 

 

Plans and Elevations

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S7.6

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Apply loci to spatial problems involving shapes and paths; use straight edge and compasses to produce standard constructions including the midpoint and perpendicular bisector of a line segment, the perpendicular from a point to a line, and the bisector of an angle.

 

 

 

Drawing Loci

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S8.1

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Find the locus of a point that moves according to a more complex rule, both by reasoning and by using ICT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SA.1

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Understand and use SSS, SAS, ASA and RHS condition to prove the congruence of triangles; verify standard ruler and compass constructions; use congruence to show that translations, reflections and rotations preserve length and angle.

 

 

 

Congruent Triangles

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