Measurement

Topic 8: Volume/Capacity

8.1 Capacity: Full and Empty

  • Boxes/Buckets
  • Cubes (for filling)
  • Beans/Beads (for filling)
  • Scoops (small, medium, large)
  • Funnels
  • Spoons

8.2 Compare and Measure Capacity

  • Tray
  • Pitcher
  • Pouring Containers
  • Food Coloring
  • Small Sponge
  • Water (rice, small dried beans, lentils, etc)
  • Funnel
  • Recording Sheet

8.3 Compare and Measure Capacity

  • 4 similar spoons (small)
  • 4 similar scooper (medium)
  • 4 small containers
  • 4 medium containers
  • 2 large containers with pasta
  • 2 large containers with beans/beads/lentils
  • 1 large container with beads

Articles

Which contains the most?-An article from NCTM’s November 2018 issue of Teaching Children Mathematics

 Template found in student or teacher activity pack.

 A template is located in student think!Pad.

 Part of the manipulative set.