## Balancing Scales g and kg

### Related Worksheets

Add weights to either pan until they are balanced. Can be used to teach addition, subtraction, partitioning, and mass, as well as developing an understanding of the equals sign.

Choose from grams, whole kilograms or kilograms with either 1 or 2 decimal places.

### Game Objectives

**New Maths Curriculum:**

Year 5: Add and subtract numbers mentally with increasingly large numbers

**KS2 Primary Framework:**

Year 3:

Partition three-digit numbers into multiples of 100, 10 and 1 in different ways

Add or subtract mentally combinations of one–digit and two–digit numbers (Block A)

Year 4:

Add or subtract mentally combinations of one–digit and two–digit numbers (Block A)

Solve one-step and two-step problems involving numbers, money or measures (Block A)

Year 5

Partition numbers and decimals with up to two places

Year 6

Calculate mentally with integers and decimals: U.t±U.t (Block A)