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Customary Units of Capacity and WeightLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Six straightforward word problems require learners to use customary units of capacity (pints, quarts, cups, gallons) on this assignment. In order to answer each question, they must write an explanation in the form of a mathematical...
Study Jams! Units of MeasurementLesson Planet
4 mins 5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
As Mia and RJ discuss measurement, your class is introduced to the customary and metric systems for measuring mass, capacity, weight, and length. Temperature scales are also introduced. This resource can help set the foundation for later...
Problems with MeasuresLesson Planet
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Designed
Yards or inches? Understanding measurements has a lot to do with units, so give scholars some scenarios and have them choose the appropriate unit. There are six labeled images here requiring weight, distance, length, and capacity. They...
Converting Imperial CapacityLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Do your classes know how many pints are in the gallon of milk in their fridges? A video presentation explains the conversion factor between pints and gallons and demonstrates how to convert between the two measurements. Learners then...
Back To the Basics: MeasurementLesson Planet
4th - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Lead the class in a review of the basic concepts and procedures involved in measuring length, weight, and volume. After whole group instruction, small groups and individuals practice measuring by completing a variety of fun activities...
Comparing Non-Standard Unit to Measurement for CapacityLesson Planet
3rd - 4th
Students compare units of measurement. In this liquid measurements lesson, students experiment with the standard liter unit of measurement compared to non-standard measurements. They divide of up into 3 groups and each group performs a...
Determination of the Specific Heat Capacity of a Solid by the Method of MixturesLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Knowing an item's specific heat capacity helps determine its uses, such as a low heat capacity for a soup spoon and a high heat capacity for home insulation. Scholars find the specific heat capacity of a metal ball in the 10th...
Getting the Job Done—Speed, Work, and Measurement UnitsEngageNY
6th CCSS: Designed
How do you convert from one measurement to another? Pupils use unit rates to convert measurements from one unit to another in the 21st segment in a 29-part series. They convert within the same system to solve length, capacity, weight,...
Virtual Lab: Measuring the Heat Capacity of an Engine CoolantLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Combine automotive science with chemistry! Young scholars investigate an alternative to the traditional engine coolant. They mix the chemicals virtually and collect data to determine the specific heat capacity.
U-Values and Specific Heat CapacityLesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
If you want to keep warm, learn how chemistry can help you choose materials when building a house. The video informs pupils how to interpret a u-value in relation to a given material. In addition, the instructor explains specific heat...
Metric to Imperial CapacityLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From pints to milliliters or gallons to liters, a conversion is just one operation away. Using a series of examples, a lesson presentation demonstrates how to convert standard and metric units of volume. After the presentation,...
Customary and Metric MeasurementLesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Through a series of worksheets, mathematicians practice with various concepts of measurement. Conveniently, the 6 pages are easily broken up for individual assignments, and seem to progress in difficulty. Math concepts include drawing...