We found 88 resources with the keyterm metric units
Converting Within the Metric SystemLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Sal makes conversions within the metric system. He converts 51.8 decimeters to kilometers. This activity helps build number sense and after being viewed, could be applied to conversions made within the U.S. Customary system.
U.S. Customary and Metric unitsLesson Planet
5 mins 4th - 6th
Expose your students to the differences and vocabulary associated with both U.S. Customary Units and Metric Units. Sal defines 14 different terms of measure and then sorts them into two categories. He has lots of little side notes that...
Unit Conversion Example: Drug DosageLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 9th
An example of unit conversion using drug dosage is the focus of this video. Sal, the all-knowing pre-algebra guide, takes a problem from a nursing class to show the process of unit conversion within an algebraic expression. This helpful...
SAT Prep: Test 4 Section 2 Part 3Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
Continuing his theme of solving problems in a timely and correct manner, Sal teaches students that most problems on the SAT are designed to be solved in less than 30 seconds (though he does state that they are given over a minute for...
Multiplying And Dividing with Significant FiguresLesson Planet
10 mins 7th - 9th
Sal takes out the big guns - or in this case, big calculator - in this video, which carries the concept of significant figures even further. Sal shows how to multiply and divide significant figures using both electronic and handwritten...
Addition And Subtraction with Significant FiguresLesson Planet
9 mins 7th - 9th
After a series of videos on the use and application of significant figures, Sal gets down to business as he demonstrates the methods of adding and subtracting significant numbers. Viewers will find his easygoing manner and clear examples...
Math 7/8 Metric & Customary Conversions Using ProportionsLesson Planet
6th - 8th
In this metric and customary conversions worksheet, middle schoolers solve 16 short answer problems. Students convert between metric and customary units using proportions. Middle schoolers convert grams to kilograms and tons to pounds.