# Lesson 12 Ways to Represent Measurement Situations

Let’s make sense of and represent measurement situations at the fair.

## Warm-up Notice and Wonder: The Fair

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

## Activity 1 Giant Pumpkin Event

Write a list of mathematical questions that could be asked about this image.

Work with your partner to solve the problem you were given by your teacher and show your thinking on a poster. Be sure to write down on your poster the problem you are solving.

## Activity 2 Card Sort: Giant Pumpkins

Your teacher will give you a set of cards with descriptions and diagrams.

Match each description with a diagram that represents the same situation.

## Practice Problem

## Problem 1

Lin’s class got 8 pumpkins for a pumpkin carving contest. Each pumpkin weighed 12 pounds.

Which tape diagram represents the situation?

How many pounds did the pumpkins weigh altogether? Explain or show your reasoning.