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SID THE SCIENCE KID | A Pirate's Tale Music video | PBS KIDS

posted on December 17, 2008

<p><strong>Note:</strong> If this video does not play, you may need to download the free <a href="">Flash</a> video plugin for your web browser.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank"><img alt="Get Adobe Flash Player" src="graphics/plugins/get_flash_player.gif" border="0" height="31" width="88"></a></p> Teacher Susie sings about non-standard measurement in "A Pirate's Tale," featured in Sid the Science Kid episode "The Whale Episode." By using non-standard measurement, you can measure really big things and distances by using objects you wouldn't normally consider to be a ruler. Watch the music video to find out how a pirate managed to measure a big whale using his own ship!

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