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# Weight 3rd & 4th Learning Path

By D McDaid

Weight 3rd & 4th
5 resources in this Learning Path

1

### Interactive weight challenges. (Flash needed)

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numeracy-shape-and-weight.html Added: 19 Nov 2011 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

Three interactive weight games, two of the games include a lesson outline which is detailed and laid out in microsoft word. (The games are Mr Pips Fruit Balance, Alien Weigh in and Boxing Weigh in).

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Weight

Suggestions for use: These interactive games are best explored on the IWB in groups. Teacher or a nominated pupil could control the IWB. Children could explore the games further if given the URL for home or if the school has laptops / computers.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

2

### Read the Weight (4th Class)

http://www.ictgames.com/weight.html Added: 18 Apr 2010 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

Use the virtual scales to read a random selection of weights. The user must read the marking on the scales and enter it. There are 4 options allowing for grammes, kilogrammes (halves) and kilogrammes (decimal values).

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Weight

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

3

### Maths Shapes Interactive Teaching

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numera...nd-weight.html#MatchingPairs3Dshape Added: 19 Jul 2016 Contributor: Niamh Edge Resource type: Game

10 interactive animation activities in matching shapes and weights. The 10 animations include polygon sort, 3D shape match, symmetry sort, virtual pinboard, Mr. Pips fruit balance, alien weigh in, triangle sort, shapes and grids.

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Shape & Space

Strand unit: 3-D Shapes

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• explore, describe and compare the properties of 3-D shapes
• identify, describe and classify 3-D shapes, including cube, cuboid, cylinder, cone, sphere, triangular prism, pyramid

Suggestions for use: Use the animations when on specific shape topic. Use animation as an in-class task for pupils to complete in pairs/groups/ independently.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

4

### Weigh the Letter

http://www.ictgames.com/mostlyPostie.html Added: 18 Apr 2010 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

This interactive site gets the user to weigh a letter or a parcel and type in the weight. If it is correct the item gets delivered!

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Weight

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

5

### Weight - Who wants to be a milllionare?

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/14792/14431.ppt Added: 21 Jul 2015 Contributor: Eanna Glynn Resource type: Game / Presentation

3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Weight

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• rename units of weight in kg and g
• rename units of weight using decimal or fraction form

Suggestions for use: Revision for end of topic Weight.

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Weight

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• rename measures of weight

Suggestions for use: Revision for end of topic Weight.

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Special Needs:

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