Measurement - Estimation Teacher Resources

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It Takes Ten

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Review and use standard units of measure with your math class. They move from station to station estimating and measuring length, volume, weight, and area. At each station they estimate and measure, and then compute the difference...
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Discovering the Area Formula for Circles—Apple Pi

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Need an activity that brings your class' understanding of the area formula full circle? The second installment in a two-part series involving geometric calculations further develops the young mathematician's measurement, approximation,...
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Measurement Estimation

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders practice estimating measurement.  In this measurement instructional activity, 7th graders estimate the measurement of various items and then measure them accurately. Students graph their margins of error.
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Measurement and Conversion of Units in a Recipe

For Teachers 4th - 5th
In a cross-curricular measurement and literacy lesson, your class will identify and compare cooking measurement instruments. They read a recipe and sequence a set of similar instructions in which the steps have been mixed up....
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Pounds and Ounces: It's All About Weight

For Teachers 1st
First graders explore number sense by participating in a measurement estimation activity. In this weight lesson, 1st graders discuss the differences between measurement units, both English and Metric. Students examine a loaf of bread to...
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Approximating Mass Measurement

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students discover the mass of various objects. In this mass measurement lesson, students use kilograms and grams to estimate and then obtain the exact weight of different items. They complete various activities in small groups. There are...
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Measurement Concepts

For Students 4th - 6th
In this measurement concepts worksheet, students explain their understanding of measurement by answering 4 questions. Students show their understanding of when estimating is appropriate and when exact measurement is needed.
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Cross Country Adventure

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students practice measurement and geography in this lesson. They build a Lego vehicle using an RCX. They predict how many seconds it will take their vehicle to reach a specific state on the United States of America map that each group of...
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Relating Materials and Product

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students analyze pieces of art through measurements. In this geometry lesson, students measure art work through estimation, calculation and formulas. They work together to collect data and analyze it. They measure and record their findings.
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"How Big is a Foot?" by Rolf Myller

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students use estimation and fractions and standard units of measure to measure foot strips.
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Rocketing in Math and Sciences

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers make a rocket out of paper. They follow the given instructions and test to see if it will fly. They write about the experiment and are given the opportunity to change their varibles to make their rocket work.

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