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MEASUREMENT

2. Word cloud

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What do you think measurement means?

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To understand how to convert different measurements using the correct unit of measurement.

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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Unit of Measure: A unit of measure is a standard quantity used to measure a particular type of quantity. Conversion Factor: A conversion factor is a number used to convert one set of units into 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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828m Tall

Burj Khalifa in Dubai

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Big Ben in London 96m

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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?

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

How many centimetres are in 5 tons?

- 5
- 500
- 5000
- 50

14. Poll

30 seconds

How many grams are in 6,5 kgs?

- 2
- 4
- 6
- 8

15. Poll

30 seconds

Convert 5 grams to milligrams

- 5
- 5000
- 50
- 500

16. Poll

30 seconds

How many milliliters are in 1 liter?

- 100
- 1000
- 10000
- 100000

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