Year 2 have been learning about mass. Mass is a measure of how much matter is in an object – how heavy something is. The more mass something has, the heavier it is.
Click on the image below to watch a video to learn more about mass.
Year 2 have been finding the mass of different objects by hefting and using balance scales.
Hefting is when you hold objects to estimate or test the weight of objects.
Take a look at the photos below.
What have you enjoyed while learning about mass?
Can you use ‘heavier than’ or ‘lighter than’ in a sentence in a comment below?