# Government Standards

## New South Wales Education Standards

Assessment Exam - NESA Mathematics - Stage 3
Working Mathematically eTAP Lesson
Communicating
Describes and represents mathematical situations in a variety of ways using mathematical terminology and some conventions
NSW.MA3-1WM
Patterns & Relationships
Problem Solving
Selects and applies appropriate problem-solving strategies, including the use of digital technologies, in undertaking investigations
NSW.MA3-2WM
Order of Operations
Reasoning
Gives a valid reason for supporting one possible solution over another
NSW.MA3-3WM

Number and Algebra eTAP Lesson
Whole Numbers
Orders, reads and represents integers of any size and describes properties of whole numbers
NSW.MA3-4NA
Order and Absolute Value of Rational Numbers

Positive and Negative Numbers
Uses mental and written strategies for addition and subtraction involving two-, three-, four- and five-digit numbers
NSW.MA2-5NA
Multiplication and Division
Uses mental and informal written strategies for multiplication and division
NSW.MA2-6NA
Add, Subtract, Multiply & Divide Decimals to Hundredths
Fractions and Decimals
Represents, models and compares commonly used fractions and decimals
NSW.MA2-7NA
Fractions and Decimals – Same Concept
Patterns and Algebra
Analyses and creates geometric and number patterns, constructs and completes number sentences, and locates points on the Cartesian plane
NSW.MA3-8NA
Graphing Ordered Pairs

Measurement and Geometry eTAP Lesson
Length
Selects and uses the appropriate unit and device to measure lengths and distances, calculates perimeters, and converts between units of length
NSW.MA3-9MG
Volume

Line Plots & Fractions
Area
Selects and uses the appropriate unit to calculate areas, including areas of squares, rectangles and triangles
NSW.MA3-10MG
Triangle Areas

Area & Perimeter Measurements of Rectangles
Volume and Capacity
Selects and uses the appropriate unit to estimate, measure and calculate volumes and capacities, and converts between units of capacity
NSW.MA3-11MG
Rectangular Prism Volume
Mass
Selects and uses the appropriate unit and device to measure the masses of objects, and converts between units of mass
NSW.MA3-12MG
Measurements & Multiples in Metric System of Measurement
Time
Uses 24-hour time and am and pm notation in real-life situations, and constructs timelines
NSW.MA3-13MG
Inventions

Tell Time to the Nearest Half Hour
Three-Dimensional Space
Identifies three-dimensional objects, including prisms and pyramids, on the basis of their properties, and visualises, sketches and constructs them given drawings of different views
NSW.MA3-14MG
Surface Area of 3-D Polygons
Two-Dimensional Space
Manipulates, identifies and sketches two-dimensional shapes, including special quadrilaterals, and describes their features
NSW.MA2-15MG
2-D Figure Category Attributes
Angles
Identifies, describes, compares and classifies angles
NSW.MA2-16MG
Lines and Angles

Angles & Angle Measurement
Position
Uses simple maps and grids to represent position and follow routes, including using compass directions
NSW.MA2-17MG
Polygons in Coordinate Planes
Statistics and Probability eTAP Lesson
Data
Uses appropriate methods to collect data and constructs, interprets and evaluates data displays, including dot plots, line graphs and two-way tables
NSW.MA3-18SP
Probability Data Plots

Distribution Centers and Variation
Chance
Conducts chance experiments and assigns probabilities as values between 0 and 1 to describe their outcomes
NSW.MA3-19SP
Variability

Distribution