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Year 2 Measure Mass (kg)

This Year 2 Measure Mass (kg) lesson covers the prior learning of measuring mass in grams, before moving onto the main skill of measuring mass in kilograms.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objectives
Mathematics Year 2: (2M1) Compare and order lengths, mass, volume/capacity and record the results using >, < and =
Mathematics Year 2: (2M2) Choose and use appropriate standard units to estimate and measure length/height in any direction (m/cm); mass (kg/g); temperature (°C); capacity (litres/ml) to the nearest appropriate unit, using rulers, scales, thermometers and measuring vessels

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of measuring mass in grams, before moving onto the main skill of measure mass (kg). There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

In this Measure Mass in KG Video Tutorial, Katie shows pupils how to read a scale. She uses key vocabulary including kilograms and scale.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of measuring mass in grams, before moving onto the main skill of measuring mass in kilograms.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Measure Mass in Grams Game aims to support pupils' knowledge of measurement.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of measure mass (kg).

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Measure Mass in kg Game aims to support pupils' measurement skills.

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Worksheet

This measure mass (kg)s extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the measure mass (kg) lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Measure Mass (kg) Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of balancing scales within a problem solving context.