This file includes all of the materials needed to setup a math center or activity that focuses on the standard of measurement. In this activity, students will match up sets of cards that list various items and their corresponding measurements. There are 6 different sets of cards that include capacity, length, and weight/mass for both the customary system of measurement and the metric system. Students will make 10 matches for each set of cards and write their responses on a recording sheet.
This file includes teacher directions, student directions, 6 sets of cards, labels for envelopes that will contain the card sets, 6 recording sheets, and an answer key.
Product may be used for small groups, centers, or teacher-led instruction.
This product addresses VA SOL 3.9:
The student will estimate and use U.S. Customary and metric units to measure
a) length to the nearest 1/2-inch, inch, foot, yard, centimeter, and meter;
b) liquid volume in cups, pints, quarts, gallons, and liters;
c) weight/mass in ounces, pounds, grams, and kilograms