teaching resource

# Reading Scales – Measuring Mass Worksheet

• Updated:  25 May 2021

A worksheet for students to use when learning to read scaled instruments to measure mass.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  2 Pages

• Years:  1 - 3

### Curriculum

• #### Key Stage 1 (KS1)

Key Stage 1 (KS1) covers students in Year 1 and Year 2.

• #### Mathematics

The principal focus of mathematics teaching in key stage 1 is to ensure that pupils develop confidence and mental fluency with whole numbers, counting and place value. This should involve working with numerals, words and the four operations, includin...

• #### Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower

Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Lower covers students in Year 3 and Year 4.

• #### Mathematics

The principal focus of mathematics teaching in lower key stage 2 is to ensure that pupils become increasingly fluent with whole numbers and the four operations, including number facts and the concept of place value. This should ensure that pupils dev...

• #### Measurement

teaching resource

# Reading Scales – Measuring Mass Worksheet

• Updated:  25 May 2021

A worksheet for students to use when learning to read scaled instruments to measure mass.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  2 Pages

• Years:  1 - 3

A worksheet for students to use when learning to read scaled instruments to measure mass.

The metric scales used in this worksheet illustrate objects weighed in grams and kilograms. Students draw a line to indicate the mass on each of the scales.

A variety of graduations are included – with intervals every 20 g, every 25 g and every 50 g.

As an extension to this activity, ask students to brainstorm other objects that would have a similar mass to each of the examples provided.

Improve your students’ ability to read scales to measure mass with this worksheet.