Introduce students to measurement tools with this fun hands-on activity. Students will get plenty of practice comparing length and weight as well. Use this scaffolded EL lesson plan alone or with How Big is It?.
Have your students ever wondered why two sides of a ruler seem to be different from each other? Yes or no, it's time to get your classroom accustomed to measurement techniques! Education.com's first grade measurement lesson plans offer teachers ways to help kids learn different units of measurement around the world.