Anchoring Units of Measurement

Warmup


Activity #1

Sorting out Units of Measurement.

  • Sort the units of measurement into groups based on the attribute they measure: ​ Length, Volume, and Weight.

Activity #2

Sorting out Units of Measurement.

  • Select the unit from the list that you would use to measure each object.​

Activity #3

Compare Units of Measurement.

Mark the larger unit of measure. Then, determine if the unit measures distance, volume, or weight (or mass).


Challenge #1

Match each picture card with the closest unit to the volume of the object.


Challenge #2

Mark the larger unit of measure. Then, determine if the unit measures distance, volume, or weight (or mass).


Challenge #3

Light travels about 180 million kilometers in 10 minutes.

(1). How far does it travel in 1 minute?

(2). How far does it travel in 1 second?