A worksheet to use when exploring informal units of length.
Students use the dinosaur footprints provided in the resource to measure the length of various objects around the classroom.
The students then compare their measurements with peers who used different sized footprints.
An additional blank recording sheet has also been included to allow students to measure more objects or spaces of their own choice.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
Express the length of an object as a whole number of length units, by laying multiple copies of a shorter object (the length unit) end to end; understand that the length measurement of an object is the number of same-size length units that span it wi...
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