Your device is currently offline. You can view downloaded files in My Downloads.

Lesson Plan

9. Practice measurement conversions (FP)

teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.Math.Practice.MP5 http://corestandards.org/Math/Practice/MP5
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3d http://corestandards.org/Math/Content/6/RP/A/3/d
Quick Assign

You have saved this lesson!

Here's where you can access your saved items.

Dismiss

Card of

or to view additional materials

You'll gain access to interventions, extensions, task implementation guides, and more for this lesson.

Lesson objective: Convert measurements in one unit to another unit.

This lesson helps to build fluency with measurement conversion. Ratio tables are used here because it supports the understanding that multiplicative relationships exist in measurement conversions. This work develops students' understanding that like ratios, measurement systems involve multiplicative relationships.

Students engage in Mathematical Practice 5 (use appropriate tools strategically) as they use ratio tables in order to model their thinking and identify multiplicative relationships.

Key vocabulary:

  • equivalent
  • multiplicative
  • ratio
Related content

Appears in

Ratios

Provide feedback