# Ch 2: Unit Conversion Lesson Plans

The Unit Conversion chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the steps for measuring items and using conversion formulas in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

## Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Unit Conversion chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Measurements: accuracy and uncertainty Explore the use of significant figures to show uncertainty in measurements, compare the terms precision and accuracy, and go over how to interpret the calculations of significant figures and correct numbers
Tuesday Elements of the metric system Derived units, SI base, conversion formulas for the metric system, and the metric units of measure used for the following: volume, length, density, mass, and time
Wednesday Dimensional analysis and unit conversion Analyze conversion factors and practice converting measurement units
Thursday Calculations and documentation Determine the significant figures to use during calculations and write out answers through the proper use of scientific notation
Friday How to measure temperature Identify temperature measuring instruments and their uses and go over how to measure temperatures correctly

12 Lessons in Chapter 2: Unit Conversion Lesson Plans
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