Metric System Lesson Plans

Metric System Lecture  Converting Units Lesson Plan
Student Handout
Lecture
Students are introduced to using a "metric ladder" to calculate conversions within the metric system.NGSS Standard
Published by Tracy Trimpe Middle School

Metric System Lecture  Mass Lesson Plan
Student Handout
Lecture
Students are introduced to the basic units of mass and how to measure mass using a triplebeam balance.NGSS Standard
Published by Tracy Trimpe Middle School

Metric System Lecture  Length Lesson Plan
Student Handout
Lecture
Students are introduced to the basic units of length and how to measure distances.NGSS Standard
Published by Tracy Trimpe Middle School

SI Prefixes  Volume WS Lesson Plan (PDF)
Lesson Plan (DOCX) with Membership
Worksheet
Students practice converting SI prefixes for volume. Great for beginners to learn the metric system. Use of arrows helps visual learners.NGSS Standard
Published by NGSS Life Science Middle School

SI Measurements Lesson Plan (PDF)
Lesson Plan (DOCX) with Membership
Worksheet
Students will learn SI units, be able to convert these units, how to read scientific notation, and be able to convert SI units using scientific notation.NGSS Standard
Published by NGSS Life Science High School
More Metric System lesson plans are in the works.