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# weights

## Roar!

• Figure It Out Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

This is a level 3 number, measurement and geometry activity from the Figure It Out theme series.

## Getting Heavy

• Figure It Out Activities
• Number and Algebra
• Level Three

This is a level 3 number activity from the Figure It Out theme series.

## Fat in Foods

• Figure It Out Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Five

This is a level 5 measurement strand activity from the Figure It Out series. It also has an achievement objective from the Level 5 Number strategies and knowledge substrand.

## Solve It or Sink It

• Figure It Out Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Three

This is a level 3 measurement strand activity from the Figure It Out series.

## Weighty Words

• Figure It Out Activities
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Three

This is a level 3 measurement strand activity from the Figure It Out series.

## Weighty Problems

• Units of Work
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Four

This unit comprises 6 stations which involve the students solving problems which involve applying and interpreting aspects of mass. In addition one of the stations introduces the concepts of net and gross mass. The stations may be taken as whole class activities of they may be set up as activities that groups of students use throughout the week.

## Great Grams

• Units of Work
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Two

This unit comprises 5 stations which develop our concept of the "feel" of a gram. The stations may be taken as whole class activities or they may be set up as activities that groups of students use throughout the week.

## Weighing Stations

• Units of Work
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Two

In this unit students work at a variety of stations involving practical measuring tasks. Estimation skills and the ability to measure accurately using kilograms and grams are developed.

## Supermarket Shopping

• Units of Work
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Three

In this unit we introduce the kilogram as a standard unit of measurement using the context of Supermarket shopping. We develop our understanding of the "feel" of a kilogram by making our own kilogram weights.

## Making Benchmarks - Mass

• Units of Work
• Geometry and Measurement
• Level Two

In this unit we will explore the idea of having Benchmarks of 1 kilogram and 1/2 kilogram or 500 grams to aid in estimating the mass of given objects.