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Surf for More Math

Lesson 3 - Measuring Capacity with Nonstandard Units

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Measuring Capacity with Nonstandard Units, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.



Use non-standard units to compare the amounts a hand can hold.


Instructions for Use

Lost Your Marbles lets students try to capture the number of marbles.

To use Lost Your Marbles, estimate the number of marbles students can hold in their hand. Have students try to capture that number of marbles.