Weighing the Trash - Section 3: Weighing the Trash

  Weighing the Trash
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Mass of Trash

Unit 13: Area, Perimeter and More Measurement
Lesson 3 of 6

Objective: SWBAT measure classroom trash in grams and compare the weights and extend that to a year's worth of trash

Big Idea: If students understand what a mass of trash might look like, they may be more likely to reduce their own waste.

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