Use Mr. Gallon to help your students learn about liquid measurement.
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Do your students have difficulty remembering that
Mr. Gallon to the rescue!
Introduce your students to Mr. Gallon. Let students use EducationWorld's Mr. Gallon template to build their own Mr. Gallon "robots," or use the method below.
Start by cutting out four 8- x 8-inch squares of different colors.
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You might have some students create Mrs. or Miss Gallon instead of Mr. Gallon.
As a follow-up to this activity, have students write stories about Mr. Gallon. In their stories, Mr. Gallon might be a super hero. What are his special powers?
Provide students with math problems that involved measurement equations such as
Students can use their Mr. Gallon cutouts to fill in the blanks on the activity sheet.
GRADES Pre-K - 2
NM-MEA.PK-2.1 Understand Measurable Attributes of Objects and the Units, Systems, and Processes of Measurement
NM-MEA.PK-2.2 Apply Appropriate Techniques, Tools, and Formulas to Determine Measurements
GRADES 3 - 5
NM-MEA.3-5.1 Understand Measurable Attributes of Objects and the Units, Systems, and Processes of Measurement
NM-MEA.3-5.2 Apply Appropriate Techniques, Tools, and Formulas to Determine Measurements
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