Capacity

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

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

• ## Capacity Doubles

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

• ## Bottles and Cups

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

• ## Fruit Drinks

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

• ## Filling Cups

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

• ## Filling Containers

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

• ## Water Bottles

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

• ## Word Sentences or

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

• ## Word Sentences air

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

• ## Buses, Trains, Planes

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

• ## Poetry Display

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