A capacity bundle that includes 8 explicit lesson plans, all activity sheets, links to excellent websites/resources and a visually appealing PowerPoint that explains capacity in metric terms. Both a USA and AUS/UK version is provided (milliliters - millilitres/ liters - litres).
The following is an overview of each lesson:
Lesson 1: Identifying the capacity of different containers. Introducing the terms litres/liters and millilitres/milliliters
Lesson 2: Reading gradients and pouring accurate measures
Lesson 3: Estimating capacities
Lesson 4: Defining liters/litres
Lesson 5: Finding capacities online and in magazines.
Lesson 6: Student understanding of capacity. Capacity quiz link.
Lesson 7: Adding milliliters/millilitres to create a 1 liter/litre potion
Lesson 8: Capacity word problems
See all of these activities within preview.
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The following is an overview of what each slide on the PowerPoint covers on capacity:
Slide 1: Capacity cover page
Slide 2: Capacity definition
Slide 3: Capacity example
Slide 4: Capacity expanded definition
Slide 5: Milliliters/Millilitres
Slide 6: Milliliters/Millilitres continued.
Slide 7: Liters/Litres
Slide 8: Liters/Litres continued.
Slide 9: Milliliters and Liters
Slide 10: Measurement tools for capacity
Slides 11-23: Capacity practise
Please note that this PowerPoint is not editable.
To see a preview of some of the slides, please follow this link:
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A special thanks to Digital Classroom Clipart
for the amazing measurement clipart!