Teaching Resource

Selecting Units of Mass – Sorting Activity

PDF | 4 pages|Grades: 2 - 4

A sorting activity to help students identify objects that should be measured in grams, kilograms and tonnes.

This hands-on resource for teaching mass makes a perfect addition to your numeracy rotation activities!

Print the resource on thick card for increased durability, then cut and distribute to your students.

Students must sort the object pictures according to whether they would be measured in grams, kilograms or tonnes.

Why not ask any fast finishers to research the actual masses of some of the objects on the cards, then share this information with the class!

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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Trish Ratcliffe

Great!
Could we have one for capacity and length too please?

Trish Ratcliffe · May 26th, 2021

Heath Teach Starter

Hi Trish, thanks for your feedback and we are happy to help. You can find the length activity here: https://www.teachstarter.com/au/teaching-resource/selecting-units-of-length-sorting-activity/ and Steph is currently working on a capacity version. We’ll keep you posted when that lands on the site! Have a great day.

Heath Teach Starter · May 26th, 2021

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