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Use the Metric Staircase/Short Saying to help students remember how to use conversions with the Metric System!
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Metric staircase for the conversions between units.
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All of those conversions are tough to remember! Help your kiddos with conversions by providing them with this cheat sheet. On it, they'll find customary conversions for weight (tons, pounds, ounces), capacity (ounces, cups, pints, quarts, gallons), and length (feet, inches, yards, miles). There is a
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To help students understand more about the metric system, they will look at it a variety of ways. First, a poem about King Henry and his "obsession" with chocolate milk. Here they learn that each step is ten times bigger and a mnemonic to remember the order of metric prefixes. Next, they will use th
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Updated 7-14-15 color matching and fonts This numberline poster can be used in all grade levels (2-6) to help students work with numeric relationships. Operations can be demonstrated as well as concepts like absolute value. Hang this poster above your white board and you will find opportun
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A highly engaging whole-class activity where students compare and convert measurements within the Metric system! Each worksheet represents a small section of the big picture! This task ensures individual accountability (every worksheet is different) while harnessing collaborative motivation (Every
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This goes through using the metric staircase, the different units for customary and metric. Its a foldable. I have mine fold it like a card, and cut between the back page and the page on metric hints and draw in the metric staircase.
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This is a game that students can play in pairs or small groups. It is a review of converting metric units. The directions show how to use the Metric Staircase as well as how to do the computation associated with the staircase. Two separate game card sets are included to practice increasing size o
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This file is an awesome classroom decoration version of the metric staircase. Use as many or as few prefixes as you need for your classroom and grade level. I included prefixes all the way up to Yocto- and all the way down to Yotta. Sadly, due to a lack of wall space, mine exist in a perfectly s
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This numberline poster can be used in all grade levels (2-6) to help students work with numeric relationships. Operations can be demonstrated as well as concepts like absolute value. Hang this poster above your white board and you will find opportunities to use it all year long! This numbe
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Teaching the Metric System? Use this quick quiz to assess how students are doing! Students fill in the metric "staircase" with the appropriate prefixes and convert between units of the metric system.
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Do you need a way to have your students understand metric measurement? This Common Core Aligned Lapbook should help. 4th Grade Common Core Standards Addressed: 4.MD.1- Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Wit
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***This is a bundled product of the two measurement lapbooks! Buy both and you save \$1*** 4th Grade Common Core Standards Addressed: 4.MD.1- Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Within a single system of meas
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Introduce the metric system to your students using this slide show! The slideshow discusses the basic units (grams, liters, meters), illustrates the metric conversion staircase, and includes several practice problems! Included in the package: -4 content introduction slides -15 practice problems
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This Metric Conversion Ladder Poster & WS is great for teaching students at many grade levels how to convert between different units of measurement in the metric system. For example, how to convert from meters to kilometers, etc. Included are: Metric Conversion Staircase Poster (color) Metri
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This is an animated presentation (power point) that I created to teach my students how to use the staircase method. The presentation walks students through the method step by step and makes learning this difficult concept easy! INCLUDED: *Animated presentation that models the concept and gives gro
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A numeracy centre including: 1 x metric measurement conversion staircase chart that can be laminated and used to compare grams, kilograms, litres, millilitres, centimetres, millimeters and meters. 9 x sheets of coloured cards for students to match conversions or to play the game of 'SNAP' in pairs
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Updated 7-17-15 updated colors and font CCSS Math 5.MD.A.1 asks students to convert various units within the same measurement system. This staircase helps students think about how metric units relate to one another. This colorful staircase shows the units equal to one meter, liter, and gram
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This PowerPoint presentation includes an animated introduction to the concept of Metric Conversion and 16 task cards used to reinforce the concept. The introduction portion of the presentation uses the staircase image/method and the infamous King Henry mnemonic to welcome students to metric convers
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This lesson uses a staircase to help students make conversions between metric units. Please check out the preview file which contains 3 of the 10 questions used in the lesson. This lesson is in a powerpoint file.
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This bundle is a self-contained mini-unit on metric conversions. It is designed to teach both the linear method (also known as the staircase method or King Henry Died By Drinking Chocolate Milk method) and the conversion factor method (also known as dimensional analysis) through 8 separate document
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CCSS Math 5.MD.A.1 asks students to convert various units within the same measurement system. This staircase helps students think about how metric units relate to one another. This poster shows the units equal to one meter, liter, and gram at the center of the staircase. Each step ascending t
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A large 85-slide PowerPoint to introduce the metric system as well as SI (international system). The presentation includes numerous topics, including: Contents: - Metric vs customary system and units - Key differences between SI and metric systems - Length (definition, SI base unit, other common
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Use this Metric Conversion Staircase to take notes and help students convert between the different measurements for volume, mass, and length. 3rd Grade Math Curriculum Correlation: Math in Focus (Singapore Math): Chapter 11
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A handout designed to be used as an introduction, a refresher, a study aid, or a homework assignment for metric conversions. Simple enough to be used at any level that students need to perform metric conversions. Step-by-step example guides students through the process of making conversions using th
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Kangaroos Hop Down Mountains Drinking Chocolate Milk?! They sure do when it's time to convert any metric units from Kilo- to Milli-! Students love this method of Metric Conversion, and it can be taught horizontally (like a number line) or with the students drawing an actual staircase with 7 stairs!
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Helps students convert within the metric system using a mnemonic device and staircase. Gives 10 conversion problems as well as 5 word problems. Each problem was tailored to one of my students and can be easily changed to your students and school.
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Have you ever used the staircase to help your students convert from one unit to another in the metric system? This is a strategy I used a long time ago and a teacher I used to know just asked me about it. So, I created this for her to use with her students and I thought I would offer it here on TP
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Help your kiddos remember how to convert within the metric system with the nifty "King Henry Doesn't Usually Drink Chocolate Milk" mnemonic device! When they visualize moving up and down the stairs and multiplying or dividing, it often helps them to conceptualize the topic!
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This graphic was designed to help students understand the process of converting metric measurement. In NY state we don't focus on all of the metric prefixes. I have included kilo, centi, and milli.
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Updated 7-13-15 Updated color and font…better matching, added Table of Contents, added title pages to separate sections This place value chart can be used in all grade levels (2-6) to help students work with numeric relationships. Hang this poster above your white board and you will find o
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Updated 7-13-15 refined color matching and updated fonts These multiples posters can be used in all grade levels (3-6) to help students work with factors – from one to twelve- and multiples – up to 144. Hang these posters on your wall and you will find opportunities to use them all ye
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Updated 7-16-15 -- updated color and font These math performance standards can be used in all grade levels (K-8) to help students develop habits for working with various areas of mathematics. Hang these posters in your classroom to refer to throughout the year. This is one part of the matching
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Updated 7-18-15 better color matching and updated font This bundle currently includes 5 math related wall posters to help intermediate elementary students work with ideas in math. I will be adding to this bundle from time to time so check back to see other posters that are available. I
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This bundle currently includes 4 math related wall posters to help intermediate elementary students work with ideas in math. I will be adding to this bundle from time to time so check back to see other posters that are available. I will keep the same color theme, but if you would like the
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These multiples posters can be used in all grade levels (3-6) to help students work with factors – from one to twelve- and multiples – up to 144. Hang these posters on your wall and you will find opportunities to use them all year long! A page with ideas for using these posters is included
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Interactive notebook foldable for the the English and SI Measurement systems. Includes the metric system staircase.
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