Chemistry Lesson: The Metric System & Conversions Dr. Kent compares the English system versus the French standardized system that became the metric system. Dr. Kent is such a clear presenter; this video would be helpful for anyone who needs to catch up on the metric system.
Peas, Ham, and Creamy Noodles - Mom did this but we used cream of mushroom instead of half and half and used broccoli instead of peas (you have to use what you have on hand, right?). I also added some cheddar on top. A great recipe for leftover ham!
FREE Units of Area Conversion Table and Practice. Do you measure in square feet or in square meters? Can you convert between the two? Give your students practice converting from English to metric measurements and back again with this free math printable. It contains conversion tables and seven activities with dozens of problems, plus an answer key. Download this free math printable today!
This is a very simple lab activity for students who are just beginning to study the metric system and are learning to use lab equipment. This activity involves only the metric unit of length. Students will answer questions about a meter stick. Students will measure the length of several items. Follow up questions involve metric to metric conversions, metric to English conversions, and percent error. Students will use dimensional analysis to make conversions between units.