# Ch 17: 3rd Grade Math: Units of Measurement

Reinforce your 3rd graders' knowledge of units of measurement and the metric system by utilizing the lessons in this chapter. Save time by using our transcripts and bolded keywords as the notes for your lesson plans.

## Units of Measurement- Chapter Summary

In this Units of Measurement chapter, a variety of short video lessons teach 3rd graders how to change metric units or convert units for capacity. The lessons cover U.S. customary units for measuring weight and distance, as well as other topics. Test your students' progress with the self-assessment quizzes and chapter examination.

## Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
Standard Units of Measure Students are taught about capacity, weight, time and length units.
How to Convert Standard Units of Measure This lesson teaches the use of the conversion factor for completing this function.
How to Perform Basic Operations with Measurements Students learn how to add, multiply, divide and subtract measurements.
The Metric System: Units and Conversion In this lesson, students are taught about liquid capacity, weight and length.
How to Convert Units in the Metric System Instructors outline the steps involved in this function.
How to Read and Interpret Scale Drawings Students are presented with scenarios that include meters and scale drawings.
Converting Between Units of Time During this lesson, students learn to convert between seconds, hours and minutes.
Distance in the Metric System Instructors teach 3rd graders how to measure and convert length.
U.S. Customary Units for Distance Students are given related practice problems to solve.
Metric Units for Capacity Students learn how to measure capacity in this lesson.
U.S. Customary Units for Capacity This lesson teaches students how to convert and measure capacity in this system.
Metric Units for Mass The steps for converting and measuring mass in the metric system is explored in this lesson.
U.S. Customary Units for Weight Students solve practice problems that may strengthen their knowledge of weight conversion.
Converting Weight in Metric and U.S. Customary Systems This lesson highlights the conversion of weight in both systems.
Converting Between Celsius and Fahrenheit Students complete examples of Fahrenheit and Celsius conversions.

15 Lessons in Chapter 17: 3rd Grade Math: Units of Measurement
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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