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Interactive video lesson plan for: Reading a scale that weighs in pounds - 2nd grade math lesson

Activity overview:

In this lesson, I show how to read a particular bathroom scale that measures in pounds. Then I weigh myself plus some other people on it. I also show the principle for weighing something bulky (a big bag in this case), where you need to use subtraction.

Lastly we attempt to weigh Mathy my mascot... Plus he does a surprise in the end!

Check out also my workbook Math Mammoth Measuring 1 at http://www.mathmammoth.com/measuring_1.php

Tagged under: weigh,scale,pounds,2nd grade,math,measuring,bathroom scale,weight

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