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Units of measurement used for familiar everyday objects (signed)

Units of measurement used for familiar everyday objects (signed)
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Key Info
  • Units of measurement used for familiar everyday objects (signed)
  • Duration: 01:12
  • Different units of measurement are used for familiar everyday objects found in the home. The objects are a bag of potatoes, milk, kitchen foil, butter, orange juice and shampoo and the measurements of grams, kilograms, litres, millilitres and metres are used to match up the objects.
  • Subject:

    Maths

       Topic:

    Measurement and Scales

  • Keywords: measure, weigh, weight, kilogram, gram, heavy, mass, scale
Ideas for use in class
  • Children could weigh a selection of familiar everyday objects, the measurements found and the information could be transferred into a graph to interpret. Mode, median and range of weights could be found.
Background details
  • Clip language : British Sign Language
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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