Fill ‘Er Up

standard: HSG.GMD.A.3

Act 1

Watch the video:

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

  • How many cups will it take to fill the jug?(the jug’s fill line) Estimate
  • Write an estimate you know is too high.  Write an estimate you know is too low.

Act 2

dimensions of the jug

dimensions of the cup



Act 3

verifying the volume of each container

This task was built through the collaborative efforts of
Michelle Purmort, William Bollen, and Graham Fletcher

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