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Metric Conversion: Stair-Step Method
Elevate young scientists' skills with unit conversion using the stair-step method. Detailed instructions and a neat stair-step diagram are on the first page. Four pages of practice problems follow, mostly with real-world applications. All science students need to be able to convert units in the metric system, and this is an outstanding tool for teaching or practice!
6th - 12th Math 193 Views 168 Downloads
Instruct youngsters how to convert from one unit of measurement to another. This basic skill is useful in science courses as well as in math courses. Learning check slides are included to help viewers practice solving these types of problems.
4th - 7th Math 23 Views 132 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Conversations with Inches and Centimeters
Measurements in customary units and measurements in metric units. How do you convert inches to centimeters? How do you convert centimeters to inches? Have your mathematicians find things in the classroom that are less than a rulers length, have them measure length and width, and then make perimeter calculations.
5th - 7th Math 37 Views 68 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Unit Conversion Example: Drug Dosage
An example of unit conversion using drug dosage is the focus of this video. Sal, the all-knowing pre-algebra guide, takes a problem from a nursing class to show the process of unit conversion within an algebraic expression. This helpful video contains examples and hints that are well-paced for all learners.
11 mins 7th - 9th Math 11 Views 9 Downloads
Technological Grand Conversations
Conduct a written literary discussion and diminish stress about public writing. Class members, already arranged into literature circles, compose and post responses to novels, signing with initials or class number. The process continues until each member of each literature circle has had a chance to contribute to the conversation several times.
9th - 12th Language Arts 6 Views 27 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Lesson Plan 9: Writing Really Good Dialogue
Good dialogue in a narrative moves the story forward, creates tension, and reveals something about the characters and their relationships with one another. The series of exercises included in this resource give writers a chance to practice crafting conversations between their characters.
9th - 12th Language Arts 28 Views 74 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics: Tire and Wheel Assemblies
Is bigger really better? By the end of this lesson, learners will be able to apply formulas for computing the diameter of tires and wheel assemblies. Begin by showing a slide presentation that will review definitions for radius and diameter, unit conversions, and decimal/percent conversions.
6th - 12th Math 19 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Designed
If my dog is 36 inches long, what is his length in feet? There are 24 measurement-conversion problems here involving inches, feet, yards, and miles. Two example word problems walk learners through this process before they try it on their own.
5th - 7th Math 18 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Measuring Up Discovering Gallon Man
Middle schoolers investigate customary units of liquid measure and practice making conversions of length and weight. They will make a Gallon Man to use as a reference for liquid measurement equivalents. Very engaging and hands-on activity!
6th - 8th Math 23 Views 137 Downloads
Take your class on a North American adventure with a currency conversion problem. Pupils are asked to change US dollars into Canadian dollars and then to Mexican pesos. The commentary includes two solutions, converting by unit rates and using dimensional analysis.
5th - 7th Math 8 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Area and Volume Metric Conversions - Grade Seven
Young scholars investigate unit conversion. In this unit conversion lesson plan, students will build models of square and cubic centimeters using grid paper and generate formula tables for converting units of area and volume. The tables will be used to solve real-life problems.
6th - 8th Math 16 Views 89 Downloads
Student Opinion: When Did You Have a Great Conversation?
Conduct a classroom conversation about communication using this resource as a jumping-off point. For this The Learning Network activity, learners read an excerpt from The New York Times opinion piece, "The Flight From Conversation," and respond to a series of questions about conversation in modern times.
7th - 12th Language Arts 13 Views 125 Downloads
How to Start a Conversation
Do you have some shy kids in your classroom? This worksheets provides them with five tips on starting a conversation. After reading each tip, they are asked to write about a personal experience with someone. This conversation worksheet will be useful for kids both in and outside of school.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 56 Downloads
Volcanoes and Earthquakes: Measurements and Conversions
What is a standard measurement? That's what learners explore here as they use an ordinary item to measure other items. They then determine a conversion factor between their chosen measuring device and a standard unit of measure, and complete division or multiplication to make the conversions.
5th - 6th Math 3 Views 38 Downloads
Measuring for Chemistry: Moles, Compounds, and Conversions
Through a station rotation activity, scientists complete 9 chemistry activities to complete this interactive worksheet. Concepts include molar masses, percent composition, accuracy vs. precision, mass of an object, scientific notation, measurement conversion, volume and mass, and a final lab practical section.
9th - 12th Science 14 Views 100 Downloads
How to Convert Units - Unit Conversion Made Easy
View footage of a teacher writing out the conversion formula on a whiteboard. There is no verbal explanation, just writing and some trendy background music. This might sound boring, but in fact, the teacher cleverly laces humor throughout. This is a terrific tool for teaching high school scientists how to convert units.
4 seconds 7th - 12th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
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Some students struggle in social situations or when it comes to conversing with peers. Conversation is key in developing relationships and in building strong social skills. This app can be used to help children with social anxiety, ASD, communication disorders, or special needs.
1st - 8th Language Arts 29 Views 10 Downloads
Solve Real Life Problems Using Operations and Measurement Conversions
What to do if there is more than one answer? The final of five lessons explores this with real-world problems that teach how to use operations to convert measurements. A review of the units used for different types of measurement is followed by a discussion about how to know when there is more than one possible answer.
7 mins 3rd - 5th Math 21 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed