# Metric vs. Customary Lesson Plan: Which Should You Use?

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the differences between metric and customary units of measurement. Students will investigate the reasons why two systems exist and why a universal system could be both beneficial and problematic. They will also explain how to select an appropriate system of measurement when solving real world problems. Read more »

# Measuring Liquids Lesson Plan: Cups, Pints, Quarts, and Gallons

In this multi-day lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore the standard measures that are used to describe capacity. Students will order cups, pints, quarts, and gallons from smallest to largest and determine equivalent capacities. Read more »

# Measurement of Length Lesson Plan: Standard and Nonstandard Units

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore non-standard and standard units for measuring length. Students then use non-standard and standard units to measure the length of various objects and themselves/their classmates. Read more »

# Math Skills Lesson Plan: It’s All Fun and Games

In this lesson plan which is adaptable for grades 3-12, students work collaboratively to research selected math skills. Students then create, play, and assess a math game that is designed to apply and reinforce their selected math concept. Read more »