Category Archives: Perimeter

AFL Ground Sizes

Image Source: http://resources3.news.com.au The Melbourne Cricket Ground “MCG” is the undisputed home of AFL Football. At the end of season Grand Final it can accommodate up to 100,000 cheering fans. The MCG actually comes in at Number 10 on the … Continue reading

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AFL Football GPS

Image Source: http://tumblr.com GPS Technology and Computerised analysis of the collected data has found its way into many sports, especially Australian Rules Football. GPS units are sewn into players Football jumpers, and the players tracked during a game. All of … Continue reading

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Measurement Formulas 1

Image Source: http://bridge.tm.mbs.ac.uk In this post we have used Adobe Fireworks to make mini posters of a number of Measurement Formulas for length, area, and volume. We have not included all shapes, and we have not covered Surface Area. We … Continue reading

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Area of a Circle

Image Source: http://www.donaldschwab.com UFOs are amazing circular shapes, but wouldn’t they have to fly spinning around very fast like a frisbee ? Aliens obviously don’t get dizzy like us humans do! Let’s start with our favorite music video about circles. … Continue reading

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Circumference

Image Source: http://upload.wikimedia.org Drums are one of the most marvelous use of circles that we’ve ever heard of here at Passy World. So let’s get right into the beat of the Circle with a catchy Circles Song from Learning Upgrade … Continue reading

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