Y5 Mathematics

Year 5 Millimetres and Millilitres

This Year 5 Millimetres and Millilitres lesson covers the prior learning of converting between kilometres and metres, and kilograms and grams, before moving onto the main skill of converting between metres and millimetres, and litres and millilitres.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for the step here. 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 5: (5M5) Convert between different units of metric measure (for example, kilometre and metre; centimetre and metre; centimetre and millimetre; gram and kilogram; litre and millilitre)

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of converting between kilometres and metres, and kilograms and grams, before moving onto the main skill of millimetres and millilitres. 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.

1 Prior Learning

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This worksheet recaps prior learning of converting between kilometres and metres, and kilograms and grams, before moving onto the main skill of converting between metres and millimetres, and litres and millilitres.

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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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This Year 5 Kilograms and Kilometres Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying and dividing by 1,000 to convert between units of measure.

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Worksheet

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

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Full Step

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 5 Millimetres and Millilitres Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of multiplying and dividing by 1,000 to convert between millimetres and metres, and millilitres and litres.

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Extension

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

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This Year 5 Millimetres and Millilitres Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of converting between millilitres and litres.