Converting Metric Units – Complete Lesson

This is a complete lesson on converting metric units that looks at how to convert between different metric units of measurement and between different measures of time. The lesson is designed with the new GCSE specification in mind.

Lesson Objectives

  • To convert between metric units of measurement.
  • To convert between units of time.

Who is this Lesson For?

This pack is designed for GCSE foundation tier students. It could also be used with mid and low ability Key Stage 3 students.

What is Included?

Included in this download are the following:

  • Full lesson plan for the ‘Converting Metric Units’ lesson, including introduction, teaching content, individual activities, plenary and suggested support and extension activities
  • Conversions Introduction
  • Student Worksheet on Converting Metric Units
  • Vote With Your Feet
  • Measures Fact Sheet
  • Complete Solutions to all Questions

Lesson Progression

This is the second lesson in the ‘Measures, Perimeter & Area’ unit of work (the unit is also available as a pack including homework activities and a unit assessment).

The other lessons in the unit are: