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# Year 3 Compare Mass

This Year 3 Compare Mass lesson covers the prior learning of comparing mass using balancing scales before moving onto the main skill of comparing mass using scales in grams and 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 Objective
Mathematics Year 3: (3M1b) Compare mass (kg/g)

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#### Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of comparing mass using balancing scales, before moving onto the main skill of compare mass. 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 Comparing Mass Video Tutorial, Vanessa shows pupils how to use comparison symbols. She uses key vocabulary including kilogram and grams.

### 1 Prior Learning

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#### Worksheet

This Year 3 Compare Mass lesson covers the prior learning of comparing mass using balancing scales, before moving onto the main skill of comparing mass using scales in grams and 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 Compare Mass Game aims to support pupils' knowledge of measurement.

### 3 Activities

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#### Worksheet

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

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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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#### Flash Cards Activity

This Year 3 Compare Mass Game 2 checks pupils’ understanding of comparing units of measure involving mass.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Compare Mass Game checks pupils’ understanding of comparing mass.

### 4 Extension

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#### Extension

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

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#### Challenge Activity

This Year 3 Compare Mass Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of comparing mass.