Year 6

Outcomes

• Number and Algebra
• Number and place value
• VCMNA208
Identify and describe properties of prime, composite, square and triangular numbers
30
Examples
• VCMNA209
Select and apply efficient mental and written strategies and appropriate digital technologies to solve problems involving all four operations with whole numbers and make estimates for these computations
1151
Examples
• Fractions and decimals
• VCMNA211
Compare fractions with related denominators and locate and represent them on a number line
27
Examples
• VCMNA212
Solve problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions with the same or related denominators
6
Examples
• VCMNA213
Find a simple fraction of a quantity where the result is a whole number, with and without digital technologies
99
Examples
• VCMNA214
Add and subtract decimals, with and without digital technologies, and use estimation and rounding to check the reasonableness of answers
328
Examples
• VCMNA215
Multiply decimals by whole numbers and perform divisions by non-zero whole numbers where the results are terminating decimals, with and without digital technologies
174
Examples
• VCMNA216
Multiply and divide decimals by powers of 10
11
Examples
• VCMNA217
Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages
84
Examples
• Money and financial mathematics
• VCMNA218
Investigate and calculate percentage discounts of 10%, 25% and 50% on sale items, with and without digital technologies
1
Examples
• Patterns and algebra
• VCMNA219
Continue and create sequences involving whole numbers, fractions and decimals. Describe the rule used to create the sequence
76
Examples
• VCMNA220
Explore the use of brackets and order of operations to write number sentences
50
Examples
• Measurement and Geometry
• Using units of measurement
• VCMMG222
Connect decimal representations to the metric system
136
Examples
• VCMMG223
Convert between common metric units of length, mass and capacity
192
Examples
• VCMMG224
Solve problems involving the comparison of lengths and areas using appropriate units
5
Examples
• VCMMG225
Connect volume and capacity and their units of measurement
6
Examples
• VCMMG226
Interpret and use timetables
21
Examples
• Shape
• VCMMG228
Construct simple prisms and pyramids
18
Examples
• Location and transformation
• VCMMG229
Investigate the effect of combinations of transformations on simple and composite shapes, including creating tessellations, with and without the use of digital technologies
26
Examples
• VCMMG230
Introduce the Cartesian coordinate system using all four quadrants
23
Examples
• Geometric reasoning
• VCMMG231
Investigate, with and without digital technologies, angles on a straight line, angles at a point and vertically opposite angles. Use results to find unknown angles
28
Examples
• Statistics and Probability
• Chance
• VCMSP232
Describe probabilities using fractions, decimals and percentages
20
Examples
• VCMSP234
Compare observed frequencies across experiments with expected frequencies
3
Examples
• Data representation and interpretation
• VCMSP235
Construct, interpret and compare a range of data displays, including side-by-side column graphs for two categorical variables
7
Examples
• VCMSP236
Interpret secondary data presented in digital media and elsewhere
50
Examples