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Heavy or Light: Measuring Weight
Heavy or Light: Measuring Weight
Worksheet
Heavy or Light: Measuring Weight
Help your child practice his skills with measurements with this printable worksheet, which is all about weight.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Presenting Perimeter
Presenting Perimeter
Worksheet
Presenting Perimeter
Students practice calculating the perimeter of a variety of shapes in inches in this geometry worksheet.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Under the Sea Math
Under the Sea Math
Workbook
Under the Sea Math
Learning numbers 1-10 is key in pre-math development, and this workbook teaches number recognition, counting and even simple addition with fun, bright illustrations.
Preschool
Math
Workbook
Measurement Learning Check
Measurement Learning Check
Worksheet
Measurement Learning Check
This resource will help assess your students' mastery of concepts surrounding measurement and time. This worksheet will challenge your third graders with problems on area, perimeter, measurement, and elapsed time problems.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Exploring Fractions & Decimals
Exploring Fractions & Decimals
Workbook
Exploring Fractions & Decimals
Fractions and decimals are way more fun when you apply them to real life scenarios, like parties, food and pets! This workbook teaches kids all about splitting up numbers.
3rd grade
Math
Workbook
Measure & Compare: Inches & Centimeters
Measure & Compare: Inches & Centimeters
Worksheet
Measure & Compare: Inches & Centimeters
Ready, set, measure! Practice measuring in centimeters and inches using your very own paper ruler!
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Measurement Mania: Centimeters & Inches
Measurement Mania: Centimeters & Inches
Worksheet
Measurement Mania: Centimeters & Inches
Teach your second grader how to use a ruler by measuring pencils in centimeters and inches.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Measuring School Supplies: Centimeters
Measuring School Supplies: Centimeters
Worksheet
Measuring School Supplies: Centimeters
Introduce your first grader to centimeters by helping her measure some familiar things: school supplies!
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Measuring Inches: How Long Is it?
Measuring Inches: How Long Is it?
Worksheet
Measuring Inches: How Long Is it?
Get some measurement practice by inching along with some familiar sights.
Kindergarten
Math
Worksheet
Measurement: Practice Test
Measurement: Practice Test
Worksheet
Measurement: Practice Test
From reading a calendar to using a ruler, this measurement review quiz covers a variety of second grade measurement topics.
2nd grade
Math
Worksheet
Kindergarten Math Essentials
Kindergarten Math Essentials
Workbook
Kindergarten Math Essentials
This workbook covers familiar kindergarten math topics from counting to easy addition problems.
Kindergarten
Math
Workbook
Units of Measurement: Metric Length
Units of Measurement: Metric Length
Worksheet
Units of Measurement: Metric Length
Learners will refer to a metric conversion chart to answer 16 questions in this introduction to metric units of length.
3rd grade
Math
Worksheet
Measurement and Data 2
Measurement and Data 2
Guided Lesson
Measurement and Data 2
Measurement and data in first grade includes such important concepts as comparing the length and weight of two objects using a third object. This guided lesson, designed by curriculum experts, takes students on an exploration of these measurement and data concepts. Once through with the lesson, kids can gain extra practice with measurement and data with the accompanying worksheets.
1st grade
Math
Guided Lesson
Metric Length Measurement: Word Problems
Metric Length Measurement: Word Problems
Worksheet
Metric Length Measurement: Word Problems
Familiarize yourself with the metric system! Convert units of measurement in this series of word problems.
5th grade
Math
Worksheet
Get Ready for First Grade
Get Ready for First Grade
Workbook
Get Ready for First Grade
This summer-themed workbook guides students in practicing the essential skills they’ll need to know as they enter first grade, from word study and math to reading and writing.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Geometry and Measurement
Geometry and Measurement
Workbook
Geometry and Measurement
This workbook will challenge your fourth grader with math formulas, shapes practice and angle activities. Kids will also learn how to find areas and perimeters, classify triangles and calculate time.
4th grade
Math
Workbook
Mixed Geometry Review
Mixed Geometry Review
Worksheet
Mixed Geometry Review
Assess your students’ knowledge of geometry concepts from polygons to coordinate planes!
5th grade
Math
Worksheet
Which is Bigger?
Which is Bigger?
Worksheet
Which is Bigger?
Which is bigger? In this worksheet kids make a judgement of size, building basic math and spatial skills as they go.
Preschool
Math
Worksheet
Springtime Math
Springtime Math
Workbook
Springtime Math
Math is in full bloom in this workbook that recalls sunny spring days. Your preschooler will learn to count, measure and add with the help of some bugs, butterflies and flowers.
Preschool
Math
Workbook
Lengthy Laces: Measuring Inches with a Ruler
Lengthy Laces: Measuring Inches with a Ruler
Worksheet
Lengthy Laces: Measuring Inches with a Ruler
Children work on their measurement skills in this colorful measuring lengths worksheet.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet
Unit Conversion Practice
Unit Conversion Practice
Worksheet
Unit Conversion Practice
Get great metric unit conversion practice with printables like this! Use the ladder method to use to skip from kilometers to meters, and more.
5th grade
Math
Worksheet
Measuring Cup Musings
Measuring Cup Musings
Worksheet
Measuring Cup Musings
Students use a diagram of a measuring cup to answer six questions about measurement conversions between cups and ounces.
4th grade
Math
Worksheet
Volume and Word Problems
Volume and Word Problems
Worksheet
Volume and Word Problems
Find the volume for each of five word problems.
5th grade
Math
Worksheet
For Good Measure
For Good Measure
Workbook
For Good Measure
This workbook deals with more advanced forms of measurement, including pre-geometry concepts like perimeter and area, and data skills like graphing and charting.
3rd grade
Math
Workbook
Measuring in Inches
Measuring in Inches
Worksheet
Measuring in Inches
Measurement is an important part of math and everyday life! Practice measuring in inches using this basic intro sheet.
1st grade
Math
Worksheet

Search Measurement Educational Resources

Human beings have a need to measure everything in this world, even the things the eye can’t see. From atoms to rocks to cups of water to planets and everything in between, we want a number that shows the size or amount of something. With our resources, teach your child all about standard measurements, and watch their curiosity grow about how much the world around them contains.

Measurement Basics

We measure just about anything, but the most common measurements are length, area, volume, mass and time. The examples below are from the U.S. Standard of Measurement.
  • Length tells us how long something is, and generally measured in inches, feet, yards and miles.
  • Area tells us the size of the surface, and is generally measured in square inch, square foot, square yard, and acre.
  • Volume tells us the capacity of something, and is generally measured in fluid ounces, cups, pints, quarts and gallons
  • Mass/weight tells us how heavy something is, and is generally measured in ounces, pounds and tons.
  • Temperature tells us how hot or cold something is, and is generally measured in Fahrenheit.
  • Time is generally measured in seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months and years.
U.S. Standard of Measurement vs. Metric System
The United States uses one type of measurement called the U.S. Standard of Measurement while the most of the world uses the Metric System.
Some common Metric System measurements include grams, meters, hectares and Celsius. The Metric System also adds prefixes to measurements to make something larger or smaller. For example, a terabyte is bigger than a megabyte, while a nanometer is smaller than a centimeter.

Students are taught both U.S. Standard of Measurement and the Metric System, but most importantly, they are taught how to convert from one system to another; for example, converting kilometers to miles or gallons to liters.

Measuring things around you is a fun way to get to know the world, whether you’re measuring something small or something big. There is a scale for just about everything, and our worksheets and exercises will help your child learn all about them.