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Capacity Carousel Activities
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Capacity Carousel Activities


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Grade Level Grades 3-5
Resource Type Handout
Standards Alignment
Common Core State Standards

About This Lesson

Some handouts that can be made into a booklet to aid children's understanding in measuring; estimating; converting and word problems based on capacity. This is designed to be worked as a carousel activity for four groups but could be split. Aligned with Common Core State Standard: 5.MD.1 Measurement and Data: Convert like measurement units within a given measurement system, 5.NBT.7




Handout, Worksheet
February 10, 2020
2.71 MB


Convert among different-sized standard measurement units within a given measurement system (e.g., convert 5 cm to 0.05 m), and use these conversions in solving multi-step, real world problems.
Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written method and explain the reasoning used.
5 Reviews
nice thanks
September 22, 2019
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July 04, 2016
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January 30, 2016
This is really useful to help the children get to grips with capacity. Lets hope for a sunny day and my TA can set up outside!
SML Member
June 24, 2012
A lovely set of activities that are well planned and detailed. Easily adapted to suit any age. Thanks for sharing!
SML Member
June 19, 2012