Common Core State Standards

CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.1.MD.A.1

Order three objects by length; compare the lengths of two objects indirectly by using a third object.

12 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments

Measuring Length with Informal Units - Worksheet

A worksheet to use when learning about measuring length using informal units.

2 pages Grades: K - 1

Length Investigation - The Longest Finger

A mathematics investigation involving length, embedded in a real-world context.

4 pages Grades: K - 1

Measuring, Comparing, and Ordering Height – Worksheet

A worksheet to use when learning about measuring length using informal units.

2 pages Grades: K - 1

Measuring with Dinosaur Footprints - Worksheet

A worksheet to use when exploring informal units of length.

4 pages Grades: K - 1

Goal Labels - Units of Measurement (Lower Elementary)

Seventeen Measurement Goal Labels for lower elementary.

19 pages Grades: K - 2

Measuring Length with Informal Units - Unit Plan

This Mathematics unit addresses the concept of measuring, comparing and ordering length using informal units.

62 pages Grades: K - 1

Review of Length

A 60 minute lesson in which students will review the concept of length.

76 pages Grades: K - 1 60 mins

Length Investigation - The Longest Finger

A 60 minute lesson in which students will apply knowledge and understanding of length to a real-world context.

8 pages Grades: K - 1 60 mins

Measuring, Comparing, and Ordering Height

A 60 minute lesson in which students will measure, compare, and order height using informal units.

4 pages Grades: K - 1 60 mins

Measuring and Comparing Length

A 60 minute lesson in which students will measure and compare lengths of objects using informal units.

64 pages Grades: K - 1 60 mins

Measuring with Dinosaur Footprints

A 60 minute lesson in which students will measure and compare lengths of objects using informal units.

12 pages Grades: K - 1 60 mins

Assessment - Measuring Length with Informal Units

A 30 minute assessment in which students will demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of length.

4 pages Grades: K - 1 30 mins