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Measuring Jug

Measuring Jug

Purpose of the tool

Students will learn how to assess the volume of various kinds of measuring jugs.

Grade: 3,4,5,6,7,8
Common core standards: 
MP4 MP5 3.MD.A.2 4.MD.A.1 5.MD.A.1 6.RP.A.3d

Explanation of the tool

You'll see two measuring jugs on the screen.
You can fill the jugs manually by pressing the faucet.
You can fill the jugs randomly by pressing the automatic button. You'll see this button right below the faucet.

Below the measuring jugs you'll see a number of buttons.
Press the arrow button on the left and right to change the shape of the jug.
Press the 'Empty' button to remove the contents of the jug.
Press a volume (for example ml, cl, dl and l) to change the volume on the measuring jug.