Front page > Lesson Plans > Math > General > Capacity Song Capacity Song Submitted by: Kim Brause Grade level: Objective: Students will be able to identify all equivalent measurements of capacity by singing this song each day! Resources: Song Sheet per child Song Poster A Willingness to sing the song several times a day! Teacher Preparation: None Procedure: My students learned their capacity measurements in a flash with this song, and they always ask to sing it - despite the fact that our measurement unit ended long ago! Sung to the tune of "I Wish I Had a Nickel, I Wish I Had a Dime..." Capacity Song 8 ounces is one cup, 1 cup is one pint, This memorizing song, Will help us get it right! Let's keep this song going, Until the very end, 2 pints is one quart, 4 quarts is a gaaallllon! Variations/Options: Our class held a mini-contest each day to see which child could correctly recite the song, with the thought being that if they knew the song, they'd know each measurement! plan3af88f36f4225 .