3rd Grade Ms. Tendziegloski
"Hands on top” "Everybody STOP”
Which is larger? The ounce or the pound? • Does a piece of bread weigh an ounce or a pound? • Is an ounce more or less than a pound? • How many ounces are in a pound? • There are 16 ounces in one pound!
When you visualize something that weighs on ounce in your head, what do you think of? • When you visualize something that weighs a pound in your head, what do you think of? • Why is it important for people to know the difference between an ounce and a pound?
Allison ate 32 ounces of food for lunch. How many pounds did she eat? 2 pounds!
Tate found a treasure chest with 16 ounces of gold. How many pounds of gold did she find? 1 pound!
What about grams and kilograms? • Do you know what a gram is? • How does a gram compare to an ounce? • Let’s investigate!!