MSS1/E3.5

MSS1/E3.5 Read, estimate, measure and compare length using common and standard units
(a) read simple scales to the nearest labelled or unlabelled division, e.g. with two or ten divisions between the numbered points on the scale
(b) know that 10mm = 1cm, 1000mm = 1m

A great introduction to this crucial and often difficult skill.

Level
E2
E3
Maths
MSS1/E3.7
MSS1/E3.6
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/E2.9

Practical sessions - weights, lengths, areas, capacities

Great, self-contained set of estimating, measuring and calculating activities designed to cover 4 sessions.

Level
E3
L1
Maths
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/E3.6
MSS1/E3.7
MSS1/L1.4
MSS1/E3.8
MSS1/L1.8
MSS1/L1.9

Posting parcels

Posting parcels provides a wonderful realistic and practical task – working out the cost of sending various sized parcels by Royal Mail. Covers weighing, measuring, reading information from tables, awareness of 3d shapes and space, etc.
Written by Lynn Savage and Judith Ryan

Level
E2
E3
L1
Maths
MSS1/E2.5
MSS1/E2.6
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/E3.6
MSS1/L1.4
MSS2/E3.1

Feeding and weeding the lawn

A super differentiated whole group activity (E2 – L2) for spring, summer or autumn. Covers measures, area, rounding, substitution and more.

Level
E2
E3
L1
L2
Maths
MSS1/E2.5
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/L1.4
MSS1/L1.7
MSS1/L2.6
MSS1/L1.9
MSS1/L2.7
AN N1/L1.3
N1/L2.1
N1/E2.6
N1/E3.7
N1/L1.8
AN N1/L2.4
N1/E3.9
Context
Gardening & Horticulture

How to play Battleships

A step by step guide to playing the classic game. Inspired by Steph McGill’s Make your own Battleships this PPT can be used alone or to accompany Steph’s original 2003 resource (see below).

Level
L1
E3
E2
Maths
MSS1/L1.9
MSS1/L1.8
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/E2.5

Metric measures handout

Illustrated handouts on metric measures with conversion factors and everyday examples of weight, capacity and length. Margaret suggests that it makes a good warm up for Dave Walkden’s Christmas Pudding Activity (see below).

Level
E3
L1
L2
Maths
MSS1/L1.5
MSS1/E3.8
MSS1/E3.4
MSS1/E3.5
MSS1/E3.6
MSS1/E3.7
MSS1/L1.4
MSS1/L1.7
MSS1/L2.5