Fill 'Er Up Capacity Game - Included in the Gallon Robot to the Rescue Mini Pack from Laura Candler, a comprehensive resource to help your students remember and convert between the customary units of capacity. Students will learn the fractional relationships between cups, pints, quarts, and gallons. Includes cooperative learning activities, center games, and teacher demonstration pages. Great for 3rd and 4th grade. $
Another pinner said: I add each cat chased 8 mice (ounces). I know it doesn't start with O, but they are small and so are ounces. Plus the kids always think it is so funny that the kingdom/castle becomes infested with mice!---I teach the Big G, but I like the story that goes with it...might help some kiddos!
5 Ways to Make Flashcards Fun 1. Parking cars on the answer 2. Target Practice (correct answer earns privilege to shoot at target) 3. Building Creations (correct answer earns privilege to add a brick) 4. Twister (put any body part on answer) 5. Bean Bag Toss (toss bean bag onto answer)
The land of Gallon! I have the "Big G" poster that I made in my classroom. But, I love this idea: In the land of Gallon there lived 4 queens. Each Queen had a Prince and Princess. Each one had to children. It's awesome!
North Carolina's fabulous "Unpacking the CCSS" - for each standard (Math & ELA, at each grade level!), they provide explanations and examples of what instruction for that standard actually looks like. (Free/K-12)