Let's bake a pie. We need a cup of sugar in the pie.  Which tool will we use to measure a cup of sugar? Hold your mouse over each tool to learn what that tool measures.

 Our pie is an apple pie.  We will need three pounds of apples in our pie.   Hold the mouse over each tool to find the tool that is used to measure 3 pounds of apples.

 Different tools are used for measuring different things. Hold the mouse over each tool.

 These tools are used to measure capacity.

 These tools are used to measure weight or mass.

 These tools are used to measure time.

 These tools are used to measure lengths. This metric ruler shows centimeters.  A meter stick shows 100 centimeters. This standard ruler shows inches.  12 inches is a foot.  36 inches is a yard.

 I'm going to Disney World in three weeks.   Which tool will I use to measure three weeks?  Click on your answer.

 My new baby brother weighs eight pounds.  What tool should I use to measure my brother's weight?Click on your answer.

 What do we measure using these tools? Click on your answer. weight length time circles weight capacity

 What do we measure using these tools? Click on your answer. circlesweight capacity weightlength time

 Type the answer to each question in the box. Which tool would be used to measure the length of a birthday present? Which tool would be used to measure the top of this round cake is?

 Type the answer to each question in the box. Which tool would be used to measure how fast the race car is moving? Which tool would be used to measure how heavy the 1st place trophy is?

 Now that we know about measuring tools, lets bake our pie. We need a cup of sugar in the pie. Select the tool we should use to measure a cup of sugar.

 Our pie is an apple pie.  We need three pounds of apples in our pie.   Select a tool to measure three pounds of apples.

 Our pie needs to bake for 45 minutes.  Select a tool to measure 45 minutes.

 You know a lot about which tools to use when measuring.  I think our pie is finished baking.  Let's eat!