Common Core Aligned Resources for 3.MD.A.2
Measure and estimate liquid volumes and masses of objects using standard units of grams (g), kilograms (kg), and liters (l). Add, subtract, multiply, or divide to solve one-step word problems involving masses or volumes that are given in the same units, e.g., by using drawings (such as a beaker with a measurement scale) to represent the problem.
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Applied Science - Science and Math Lab
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Although it was written to use in a science class, this measurement lesson is adaptable to Common Core standards in math for measurement and data. Youngsters are introduced to two types of measurement systems. They use both the English...
Arctic Animals: How Do They Measure Up?
K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scientists grab their measuring tapes, rulers, and yard sticks as they see how big Arctic animals really are. To conceptualize the trait of height or length, each small group will measure out the entire length of an arctic animal....
Understand Volume and How Volume is Measured
3 mins 3rd - 4th CCSS: Designed
Activate prior knowledge by first reviewing different things and ways we measure things. Then, discuss what it means to measure volume. Learners will be introduced to units of volume and key vocabulary. The highly visual nature of the...
Where’s the Water?: Acting Out Science Cycles
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scientists transform themselves into rivers, oceans, clouds, and drops of water in order to explore the water cycle. After assigning and explaining to students their different roles in the activity, the teacher reads aloud a...
Relationships Between Formal Measurement Units: Measure and Record Mass in Kilograms and Grams
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Teach the masses about the metric system with this hands-on measurement lesson. Given a fruit or vegetable, learners estimate, measure, and convert its mass using the metric units gram and kilogram.