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Kelly Hudson (khudson@steds.org)

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Understanding Volume (Measurement Notebook #4)

Hands-on ✋Activities Capacity and Volume 1. Find 3-5 different measuring containers (beakers, flasks, or graduated cylinders). 2. Carefully pour the same amount of red water into each container. Observe the containers. Take a picture. Increments 1. Carefully observe each graduated cylinder to determine the total capacity, the scale increments, and the labeled numbers. 2. Match 3 cards to each graduated cylinder. Take a photo of each cylinder with the matching cards. Be sure the scale is showing in each picture. Required Content o Photo of tools for measuring volume (define volume and explain units) o Photo of 3-5 containers with same volume of red water (explain why they look different) o Photo of (5) graduated cylinders with 3 cards (explain how to determine the scale increment on graduated cylinders) Required Vocabulary o Volume o Graduated Cylinder o Unit o Tool o Measure o Observe

3rd Grade, 5th Grade, 4th Grade, Science
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