• Math Topic:

    Solve problems involving measurement and conversion of measurements from a larger unit to a smaller unit.

    Math Standard:

    MAFS.4.MD.1.1 Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Within a single system of measurement, express measurements in a larger unit in terms of a smaller unit. Record measurement equivalents in a two-column table.

    MAFS.4.MD.1.2 Use the four operations to solve word problems involving distances, intervals of time, and money, including problems involving simple fractions or decimals. Represent fractional quantities of distance and intervals of time using linear models.

    Essential Question:

    How can you use the strategy draw a diagram to solve elapsed time problems?

    Objective:

    Use the strategy draw a diagram to solve elapsed time problems.

    Vocabulary:

    second, day, hour, minute, month, week, year, A.M., elapsed time, P.M