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MEASUREMENT

2. Word cloud

120 seconds

What do you think measurement means?

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To understand how our world uses measuremenets

Learning objective:

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Measurement units help us compare the size, weight and length of objects. When measuring, it is important to use the right unit of measure. Converting measurement units is a process of changing one unit of measure to another.

Converting Measurement Units

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Estimation: skill used based on previous experience and is useful when exact numbers are not required. Precision: A description on how close the measurement are to one another. Accuracy: Accuracy is the degree of exactness with which something is measured.

Concepts:

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The oldest known measurement system dates back 4,500 years and was used by the Ancient Egyptians. The metric system was created in France in 1799. The mile was originally defined as 1,000 double steps taken by Roman soldiers.

Fun facts:

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60 seconds

828m Tall

Burj Khalifa in Dubai

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60 seconds

Big Ben in London 96m

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60 seconds

Buildings around the World

10. Open question

90 seconds

Work together in pairs: What is the basic unit for measuring the length of an object?

11. Open question

90 seconds

Work together in pairs: 5 cm is how many mm? *hint- centi=0.01 milli=0.001

12. Drawings

360 seconds

Brain break: Create a 3D drawing of a futuristic city. Include at least five buildings, two vehicles, and a giant robot. Be sure to add in some bright and vibrant colours.

13. Poll

30 seconds

To find celcius from fahrenheit, you take F and subtract what number before dividing it by 1.8?

- 13
- 32
- 45
- 28

14. Poll

30 seconds

What is the basic unit for measuring the mass of an object?

- pounds
- newtons
- grams
- kilograms

15. Poll

30 seconds

Taylor walked 150ft to her friends house, it took her 60 seconds. How many ft per second did she travel?

- 2.33 ft/sec
- 2.82 ft/sec
- 2.50 ft/sec
- 2.10 ft/sec

16. Poll

30 seconds

SI stands for

- Standard Units
- System of International measurements
- Universal measurements
- International System of units

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