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Length and Time Lesson (40mins) 1.

Types of measurements SI Units and Accuracy Measuring Length Resources and Activities Measure the length of books Measure the length of the football field using various instruments: measuring tape, rulers etc... Discussion on the different lengths obtained etc... 2. How to measure accurately Precise measurements: micrometer and vernier callipers Use micrometers and vernier callipers to measure the diameters of various objects

3. Continue with precise measurements lesson

Worksheets on reading vernier callipers and micrometer screw gauges

4. Volume of a regular and irregular object

Measure volumes using volumetric flasks and rulers

5. Time: Pendulums

Make simple pendulums and investigate count the number of periods that begin at different lengths

Homework

Worksheet on Vernier Callipers and Micrometers. Length and Time Multiple Choice