Metric System Activity and Craft

Metric System Activity and Craft
Grade Levels
Common Core Standards
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Having trouble getting your kids to remember the prefixes for metric measurement, volume and weight? Use this template as a craftivity for your students to get them to remember the mnemonic device "King Harold Doesn't Usually Drink Chocolate Milk". Turn the circles into a caterpillar, connecting them with glue or tape, or attaching them with glue to a long strip of construction paper once they're colored and cut out.

Teaching suggestion: I have my students color the first three circles (King, Harold & Doesn't) all one color, the base unit circle another color and the last three (Drink Chocolate Milk) a third color. This helps them visually discriminate between which numbers are larger than one of whatever unit you're working with (meter, gram, liter) and which are smaller than one unit.
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
2 days
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