Maths

To start today complete the arithmetic below. Don't worry that you do not have a sheet, just jot your answers down. The document contains the answers too, they are on the second page.
Time for a maths boogie.

Things to remember:

capacity is the amount of liquid a container can hold

volume is how much liquid is in the container

Measuring in litres and millilitre

A litre is much more than a millilitre.

1 litre = 1000 millilitres

We shorten litres to ‘l’ and we can shorten millilitres to 'ml'.

So we might also say:

1 l = 1000 ml

Today, you will be comparing capacity using the vocabulary ‘full’ and ‘empty. You will also need to use the symbols < > =. For example, 1 l and 500 ml < 2 l. I have uploaded a BBC Bitesize video to help - watch the videos/ slides but don't worry about the worksheets; our worksheets are below. When you are ready, have a go at the sheets below.

When you have marked your work, have a go at our True and False Challenge.
If you would like to challenge yourself on your knowledge of measurement, here are some reasoning activities. Choose a couple to have a go at.
The video below has been uploaded for fun.