Blake's Maths Guide for upper primary students

Blake's Maths Guide Upper Primary


This guide is a vital reference for anyone wanting a basic understanding of the Australian mathematics curriculum in primary schools for grades 5 and 6.
It is divided into the three major strands of the maths curriculum with the sub-strand topics in their recommended teaching order.

1. Number & Algebra

  • Place Value
  • Addition & Subtraction
  • Multiplication & Division
  • Fractions
  • Decimals & Percentages
  • Money & financial maths
  • Patterns & algebra

2. Measurement & Geometry

  • Length
  • Area
  • Mass
  • Volume & capacity
  • Time
  • Temperature
  • 3D prisms & pyramids
  • Measuring angles
  • Transforming 2D shapes
  • Locating position

3. Statistics & Probability

  • Chance
  • Data Displays

Each topic contains simple description of concepts with examples and "Try This" activities for students to test their understanding.

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