How Do You Measure Up?

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Begin by exploring nonstandard units of measurement, and proceed through the use of metric units, focusing in on mass. Learners use three different types of scales for measuring mass: a triple beam balance, an equal arm balance, and an electronic balance. Both an in-class activity sheet and homework page are furnished. Use this in your upper elementary or middle school science classes, or as a hands-on math lesson in measurement.

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Grade
4th - 8th
Subjects
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Scientific Equipment
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