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3,419 reviewed resources for types of measurement

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Using Conversion

For Teachers 4th - 7th Standards
Instruct youngsters how to convert from one unit of measurement to another. This basic skill is useful in science courses as well as in math courses. Learning check slides are included to help viewers practice solving these types of...
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Which Measurement Should I Use?

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders recognize and sort problems according to the type of measurement required to solve the problem. In this measurement lesson, 7th graders write a response for the given measurement prompt. Students then discuss the...
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Measurement/Bar Graph Lesson

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Learners complete measurement activities, as well as use bar graphs. In this measurement lesson, students read the word problem and determine the type of measurement needed to complete the problem. Learners work with partners to measure...
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Measurements in My Life

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this math instructional activity, students write or draw items in their life which could be measured using the following types of measurement: teaspoon, ounce, cup, gallon, inch, foot, yard and mile.
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Measure Me

For Teachers 1st
Have your class apply their measurement skills in this lesson. Using their knowledge of units of measurement, they figure out the capacity of a large jar, weigh objects using a balance, and use a software program to draw and measure...
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Angles and Degrees

For Students 4th - 8th Standards
How do you determine the size of an angle? Pupils learn about degrees and how to measure the size of an angle. The video associates the measurements to types of angles such as acute, obtuse, and right. The additive properties of angle...
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Data Analysis: Measuring Reflexes and Interpreting Data

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd Standards
Guide scholars as they test their reflexes over several days—at different times of the day—to discover if their body reacts differently in the morning versus the afternoon. Pupils collect their data, present it in a variety of tables,...
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The American Kilogram

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
America is actually on the metric system in a roundabout way. All measurements in the United States trace back to a one-kilogram cylinder from France. The Veritasium lesson explains the special care given to the original cylinders from...
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Measuring Slope for Rain Gardens

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
The slope of the land is an important feature when considering the erosion that will occur. In this resource, which is part of a rain garden unit, learners calculate the slope of the proposed garden site. Even if you are not planning a...
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Angles, Degrees, Protractors . . . Oh My!

For Teachers 4th - 5th Standards
Fourth and fifth graders make a protractor and identify various angle types. In this protractor and angle lesson, learners make their own protractor and use it to measure a variety of angles. They complete worksheets while identifying...
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Angles, Angles, and More Angles

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Upper graders play a game where they take turns drawing an angle and estimating its measurement in order to apply their understanding of various angles. Player 1 draws an angle using a straight edge, their partner estimates the degrees...
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How Big Is The Playground?

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Young scholars calculate the standard and metric measurements of a playground. In this measurement lesson, students use GPS coordinates and graphing calculators to determine the dimensions of an area outside of the school in both...
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How Tall Are You

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students brainstorm ideas about reasons to measure. They receive paper flowers to use as measurement tools. Students work in groups to measure their partners, first estimating and then measuring.
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Metric Conversions

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students measure an assortment of items using metric measurements. In this measurement lesson, students measure using length, mass, and volume units of measurement. They convert between units. Students learn a mnemonic to assist in...
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Estimate Quotients - Problem Solving 22.3

For Students 4th - 6th
Upper graders examine a data table that lists blood types and pints of blood collected on a blood drive. They use the information in the table to solve five word problems. Pupils must convert units of capacity in some of the problems and...
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Classification of Triangle Measurement & Perimeter

For Students 10th
In this classification of triangles worksheet, 10th graders identify and complete 8 different problems that include determining the measurement and perimeter of various types of triangles. First, they color all right, acute, and obtuse...
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Name That Area

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Kids love drawing their name. With this lesson, each learner draws their name in block letters. Then, they have to compute the area of their name! Before measuring the area, have them make an educated guess. 
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Science and Measurement

For Teachers 7th - 10th
A great start to activate thinking about the scientific method, instruments, measurements, accuracy, constants and laws. Each slide describes important procedures and examples essential for the study of science.
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Does The Type of Mulch Used Affect Plant Growth?

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students measure, record and graph the plants they grow in a controlled setting. They feed and water the plants as needed and use the scientific method to evaluate the growth.
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Lesson Plan: I Can Name That Angle in One Measure!

For Teachers 8th - 9th
In this angle lesson, eighth and ninth graders explore angles made using parallel lines and a transversal. They identify the types of angles and the characteristics of each one. Puils create drawings that illustrate angle relationships...
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Measuring Up

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Proportional reasoning, ratio, and indirect measurement come to life in a series of seven lessons. Learners will convert measurements into customary and metric units. They also use real-world examples to solve problems involving scale as...
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Watt Meters to Measure Energy Consumption

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
It used watt amount of energy? This resource investigates the power usage of small household appliances. Using a watt meter, groups measure the actual wattage used by an appliance and then calculate the energy used daily. 
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FRED in the Classroom: Measures of Inflation

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Don't just tell class members about how to measure inflation, have them experience it firsthand by asking them to work with real data and construct graphs!
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How Do We Measure Earthquakes?

For Teachers 7th - 12th
How is the magnitude of an earthquake measured? How is the intensity of an earthquake measured? What is amplitude in relation to an earthquake? In what country was the largest magnitude earthquake? There is a wealth of information about...