A whole class game that consolidates your students’ knowledge of measurement and graphing concepts in a fun way!
We’ve just received a call from Principal Nolan from Rainbow Road Elementary School, and they have a real dilemma! They held their highly anticipated field day today but have unfortunately lost the final points tally. This means they don’t know which team won the field day. They need your help!
Students are required to use the results from the 3 events provided to determine which team received the most points overall. They will be graphing the points as they go.
The activities include converting units of measurement, finding the average, sequencing, and graphing data.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Within a single system of measurement, express measurements in a larger unit in terms of a smaller unit. Record measurement ...
Use the four operations to solve word problems involving distances, intervals of time, liquid volumes, masses of objects, and money, including problems involving simple fractions or decimals, and problems that require expressing measurements given in...
Make a line plot to display a data set of measurements in fractions of a unit (1/2, 1/4, 1/8). Solve problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions by using information presented in line plots. For example, from a line plot find and interpr...
Convert among different-sized standard measurement units within a given measurement system (e.g., convert 5 cm to 0.05 m), and use these conversions in solving multi-step, real world problems.
Make a line plot to display a data set of measurements in fractions of a unit (1/2, 1/4, 1/8). Use operations on fractions for this grade to solve problems involving information presented in line plots. For example, given different measurements of li...
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