Millimetres and Millilitres
Children focus on the use of milli- in units of length and mass. They understand that milli- means 1
They convert from metres to millimetres (mm), litres to millilitres (ml) and vice versa.
Using rulers, metre sticks, jugs and bottles helps children to get a better understanding of the conversions.
Can you complete the stem sentences to convert from millimetres to metres…
What does ‘milli’ mean when used at the start of a word?
Would it be appropriate to measure your height in millimetres?
Where have you seen litres before?