**Weight - fifth and sixth class **

Content for fifth class

*The child should be enabled to*

- Select and use appropriate instruments of measurement
- Choose measurement
*instruments appropriate to given tasks, e.g. balance, kitchen scales, bathroom scales and spring balance* - Estimate and measure weight using appropriate metric units?

*Estimate and measure a large variety of objects use appropriate measuring units*

grams (pencils and copybooks) kilograms (school bags and people)?

Content for sixth class

*The child should be enabled to*

- Select and use appropriate instruments of measurement
- Rename measures of weight.

*Rename measurements of appropriate metric units.*

Express results as fractions or decimals of appropriate metric units i.e. 750 g = 0.75 kg or 4 kg 45 g = 4.045 kg.