Before moving on to measuring volume, take a few minutes to review what it means to measure area. When we measure area, we are measuring the surface space inside the boundary of a two-dimensional (flat) shape. We measure area using square units. When we measure volume, we measure the amount of space a three-dimensional (solid) shape […]
The Measurement Capacity Mats are a bright, colourful and fun printable activity to engage students to compare and measure (non-standard) the capacity of different size jars. There are two types of activity mats, Fill the Jars and Count how many? and Compare Quantities (Full, Half Full and Empty). No prep printable measuring capacity mats! Print and laminate for a reusable activity.