• NUMBER: Counting, Pattern, Fractions
• Measurements: Perimeter, Area
Using Colour Tiles
Colour tiles may be used to illustrate the relationship between patterns. For example, the square numbers may be depicted using colour tiles.
Fraction understanding may be fostered by asking students to build a shape that is one-fourth red and three-fourths blue.
Colour tiles may be placed into a drawstring bag and tiles drawn out to conduct probability experiments and collect data.
Using tiles to cover an area