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Measuring and calculating with units > Volume and capacity

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

For this activity which explores capacity, you will need to collect some bottles and jars.

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

You'll need a collection of cups for this activity.

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

In this activity focusing on capacity, you will need a collection of different jars and bottles.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

We went to the cinema and decided to buy some bags of popcorn so we
asked about the prices. Investigate how much popcorn each bag holds
so find out which we might have bought.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

The challenge for you is to make a string of six (or more!) graded cubes.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What is the smallest cuboid that you can put in this box so that
you cannot fit another that's the same into it?

##### Age 5 to 7 Challenge Level:

Can you lay out the pictures of the drinks in the way described by the clue cards?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What size square should you cut out of each corner of a 10 x 10
grid to make the box that would hold the greatest number of cubes?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What is the largest cuboid you can wrap in an A3 sheet of paper?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

If you had 36 cubes, what different cuboids could you make?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

What do you think is going to happen in this video clip? Are you surprised?

##### Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Have a go at this 3D extension to the Pebbles problem.

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

A group of children are using measuring cylinders but they lose the labels. Can you help relabel them?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Cut differently-sized square corners from a square piece of paper
to make boxes without lids. Do they all have the same volume?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

How will you find out how much a tank of petrol costs?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Investigate the area of 'slices' cut off this cube of cheese. What
would happen if you had different-sized block of cheese to start
with?

##### Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

An activity for high-attaining learners which involves making a new cylinder from a cardboard tube.