Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in maths for Key Stage One to teach about measuring and comparing capacities of different vessels and containers

  • Garden Measurements

    Garden Measurements

    Measure, compare and convert different lengths, masses and capacities found around the school grounds

  • Capacity Doubles

    Capacity Doubles

    Practise doubling measurements in millilitres using numbers to ten, twenty and thirty to find the capacity of different bottles

  • Bottles and Cups

    Bottles and Cups

    Calculate and record the capacity of different sized bottles using non-standard measurements

  • Fruit Drinks

    Fruit Drinks

    Record how to divide illustrations of cups to illustrate their capacities using a range of different fractions

  • Filling Cups

    Filling Cups

    Identify and record how many cups can be filled using capacities in standard and non-standard units

  • Filling Containers

    Filling Containers

    Divide different containers using fractions to match a range of vocabulary words for capacity

  • Water Bottles

    Water Bottles

    Practise selecting and adding a range of different capacity measurement recorded in litres and millilitres

  • Word Sentences or

    Word Sentences or

    Select and use words with the common letter strings or to complete different sentences

  • Word Sentences air

    Word Sentences air

    Select and use words with the common letter string air to complete different sentences

  • Buses, Trains, Planes

    Buses, Trains, Planes

    Select patterned language to use when writing poems describing ways of travelling when making different journeys

  • Poetry Display

    Poetry Display

    Redraft and edit poems to display in the classroom describing transport that can be used for a range of journeys