# 3.MD.A Lesson Plans

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"Solve problems involving measurement and estimation of intervals of time, liquid volumes, and masses of objects."

These lesson plans can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

## Lesson Plans

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This lesson introduces students to measuring and estimating liquid volume, using liters (l) as the standard unit of measurement.
Year 4
Maths
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Gram I Am
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Gram I Am
How do your students measure up when it comes to metrics? This lesson introduces young mathematicians to grams and kilograms and allows them to explore the units' real world applications.
Year 4
Maths
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Elapseable
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Elapseable
It's time to learn about time. In this hands-on lesson, students manipulate clock hands and jump across timelines in order to calculate the "distance" between different times and events.
Year 3
Maths
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Time to the Nearest Minute
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Time to the Nearest Minute
Teach your students a vital life skill with this lesson on telling time to the nearest minute! Students will be hands on changing the times on their own clocks and get plenty of practise reading times both with the class and individually.
Year 4
Maths
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Just a Minute
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Just a Minute
Help your students learn how long a minute is with this lesson that shows them how the length of a minute can appear to change depending on the activity, all while putting their time estimation skills to the test.
Year 4
Maths
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In this interactive lesson that includes the use of clock manipulatives, students will discover that addition goes beyond straightforward addition problems. Finding the elapsed time is easy with addition!
Year 4
Maths
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Timeline Solutions for Time Problems
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Timeline Solutions for Time Problems
Teach your students to add and subtract time using number lines. Your class will be gladly moving backwards and forward to the minute solving for related word problems.
Year 4
Maths
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
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Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problem Strategies
In this lesson, students will practise strategies of subtracting time and apply them to real life scenarios. Also, use this game with the lesson that teaches addition of elapsed time called Beyond Just Addition.
Year 4
Maths
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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
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Solving Word Problems Involving Mass and Volume
Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements when working with mass and volume. In this lesson, kids tackle three worksheets to practise solving one-step metric unit word problems.
Year 4
Maths
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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units
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Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units
Students will become more familiar with common metric measurements by matching everyday objects with the metric mass and volume units they would use to measure them.
Year 4
Maths
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It's Time to Celebrate the Chinese New Year!
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It's Time to Celebrate the Chinese New Year!
Celebrating the Chinese New Year is fun for family and friends! Use this lesson to teach your students some of the holiday's traditions and events as they practise solving word problems, which involve time and all four maths operations.
Year 4
Maths
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Solving Elapsed Time Word Problems
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Solving Elapsed Time Word Problems
Get your students thinking about how the number line and the word problem are related! Use this lesson alongside *Get There On Time: Elapsed Time Word Problems* or on its own.
Year 4
Maths
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Which Unit of Measurement?
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Which Unit of Measurement?
Get your students explaining estimations and measurements of liquid volumes and masses of objects! Use this lesson independently or alongside *Estimating Measurements of Mass and Volume Using Metric Units.*
Year 4
Maths
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An Elapsed Time Strategy
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An Elapsed Time Strategy
While there are many strategies out there to choose from, help your students focus on the number line strategy for solving elapsed time word problems. Use this lesson independently or alongside *Beyond Just Addition.*
Year 4
Maths
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