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# Convert Metric Measures Lesson

This Year 6 Metric Measures lesson covers the prior learning of estimating capacity, before moving onto the main skill of recognising and using metric measures.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. 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.

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### 2 Teaching Support

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#### Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of estimating capacity, before moving onto the main skill of convert metric measures. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

PowerPoint from the old Resource Pack

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#### Modelling PowerPoint

This powerpoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the Varied Fluency and Reasoning & Problem Solving worksheets as part of this lesson.

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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 Convert Metric Measures Video Tutorial, Ivan explains how to use multiplication and division to convert between units of metric measurement including measurements of length, mass and capacity.

### 1 Prior Learning

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#### Worksheet

This Year 6 Metric Measures lesson covers the prior learning of estimating capacity, before moving onto the main skill of recognising and using metric measures.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Multiply by 10, 100 and 1,000 Game checks and consolidates pupils’ understanding of multiplying by 10, 100 and 1,000.

### 2 Varied Fluency

Varied Fluency from the old Resource Pack

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of this lesson.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 6 Converting Lengths Game with Memory Cards 1 provides pupils with an opportunity to convert units of measurement in a fun and engaging way.

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#### Interactive Activity

This Year 6 Convert Metric Measures Game checks pupils’ ability to convert between units of length, mass and capacity.

### 2 Application

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#### Mixed Practice

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

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#### Extension

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

Application and Reasoning from the old Resource Pack

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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#### Discussion Problem

This worksheet includes two discussion problems which can be used in pairs or small groups to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in this lesson.

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#### Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 6 Convert Metric Measures Maths Challenge aims to develop your pupils’ ability to convert between grams and kilograms.

### 2 Homework

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#### Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.