Measurement Teacher Resources
Measurement is all around us! Use these resources to measure objects in multiple dimensions, deduce measurements from given data, and apply measuring techniques to build objects. It's all about hands-on, real life application with this math curriculum.
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Study Jams! Measure Length
2 mins 2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Mia's pet lizard has grown a lot since he was a baby and she needs help measuring his length now that he's an adult. After choosing the best tool for the job, RJ goes step by step through the measurement process, modeling how to use both...
Study Jams! Units of Measurement
4 mins 5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
As Mia and RJ discuss measurement, your class is introduced to the customary and metric systems for measuring mass, capacity, weight, and length. Temperature scales are also introduced. This resource can help set the foundation for later...
Find Radian Measure by Dividing Arc Length by Radius
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
In an approach that meshes higher-level thinking with approachable methods, this presentation walks that fine line between mathematical rigor and applications with skill. Not only are the specific steps for finding the radian measure of...
Measure Full and Half Rotations
3 mins 4th - 5th CCSS: Designed
Here is a great real-world problem that kids will really connect with. A conversation between two boys about doing 360s and 180s while skateboarding sets the stage for the lesson. Learners are shown how rays are used to measure full and...
Convert Measurements to Solve Distance Problems
7 mins 3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
As the first of a series of five lessons on solving word problems involving converting measurement data, this resource is a great piece to incorporate a unit on the topic. A review of basic metric system measurements begins the learning,...
Practice: Measuring Angles and Using a Protractor and More!
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Four fabulous worksheets are included in this resource, all having to do with the measurement of angles. On the first, anglers will use a protractor to determine the degrees of 10 different angles. An arc is drawn on each. On the second,...
How Do You Solve a Problem Using Indirect Measurement with Shadows?
5 mins 6th - 12th
Using indirect measurement, this video shows viewers how to find the height of a flagpole. The lecturer employs drawings as well as proportions to solve this problem, explaining each step. A useful resource to aid struggling learners and...
How Tall is the Gingerbread Man?
Pre-K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
The gingerbread man has finally been caught, now find out how tall he is with this measurement activity. Using Unifix® cubes, marshmallows, buttons, and Cheerios, young mathematicians measure and record the height of the gingerbread man...
Unit 5 Section 2: Measuring Angles
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
An interactive assignment displays two example angles to teach how to measure them. When you click on the angles, a protractor appears! As practice, learners view a set of angles, estimate the size of each, and then enter the degrees in...