Examples of connections


Competence aims after year 4

  • explore and use measurement division and partitive division in practical situations
  • represent division in different ways and switch between the different representations
  • explore, use and describe different strategies for division
  • explore and explain relationships between the four arithmetical operations and use the relationships in a suitable way in calculations
  • model situations from one’s own everyday life and explain one's own thought processes
  • make arithmetic expressions for practical situations and find practical situations that fit given arithmetic expressions
  • explore, describe and compare properties of two and three dimensional figures using angles, edges and corners
  • use non-standard units of measurement for area and volume in practical situations and argue for the choice of unit of measurement
  • explore and describe structures and patterns in play and games
  • create algorithms and express them using variables, conditions and loops

Formative assessment