# Resources tagged with: Mass and weight

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Broad Topics > Measuring and calculating with units > Mass and weight

### Do You Measure Up?

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

A game for two or more players that uses a knowledge of measuring tools. Spin the spinner and identify which jobs can be done with the measuring tool shown.

### Measure for Measure

##### Age 5 to 11

This article, written for students, looks at how some measuring units and devices were developed.

### Being Curious - Primary Measures

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Measure problems for inquiring primary learners.

### Order, Order!

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Can you place these quantities in order from smallest to largest?

### Weigh to Go

##### Age 5 to 11

This article for teachers recounts the history of measurement, encouraging it to be used as a spring board for cross-curricular activity.

### Working with Dinosaurs

##### Age 7 to 11

This article for teachers suggests ways in which dinosaurs can be a great context for discussing measurement.

### Being Resilient - Primary Measures

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Measure problems at primary level that may require resilience.

### Being Resourceful - Primary Measures

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Measure problems at primary level that require careful consideration.

### Being Collaborative - Primary Measures

##### Age 5 to 11Challenge Level

Measure problems for primary learners to work on with others.

### Pies

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Grandma found her pie balanced on the scale with two weights and a quarter of a pie. So how heavy was each pie?

### All in a Jumble

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

My measurements have got all jumbled up! Swap them around and see if you can find a combination where every measurement is valid.

### 2010: A Year of Investigations

##### Age 5 to 14

This article for teachers suggests ideas for activities built around 10 and 2010.

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

Can you rank these sets of quantities in order, from smallest to largest? Can you provide convincing evidence for your rankings?

### What's My Weight?

##### Age 7 to 11 ShortChallenge Level

There are four equal weights on one side of the scale and an apple on the other side. What can you say that is true about the apple and the weights from the picture?

### Weighing Fruit

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

Can you use this information to estimate how much the different fruit selections weigh in kilos and pounds?

### Watermelons

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

These watermelons have been entered into a competition. Use the information to work out the number of points each one was awarded.

### Money Measure

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

How can you use just one weighing to find out which box contains the lighter ten coins out of the ten boxes?

### Oranges and Lemons

##### Age 7 to 11Challenge Level

On the table there is a pile of oranges and lemons that weighs exactly one kilogram. Using the information, can you work out how many lemons there are?