Learn How to Measure (The Fun Way!)

In second grade, your child will spend a lot of time measuring with a ruler and using measurements in math problems. It's a good idea to help your child learn how to measure, to make sure she's got it down before adding math to the mix. These artistic worksheets lend a lighthearted twist to measuring practice, and when your child is done, she can have some fun coloring them in!

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Short and Tall

Use our colorful rulers to measure these cartoon people and answer the questions, then color them in.
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Cowboy Pete

Cut out a colorful ruler and start practicing measuring with this cowboy picture.
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The Tiger and His Pet Parrot

Practice measuring a fierce yet friendly tiger and his cute, feathered friend in this worksheet.
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No Place Like Home

Practice measuring inches with colorful cutout rulers and a house picture that doubles as a coloring page.
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Trevor on the Trampoline

Second grade is full of measurement math. Use this worksheet to teach your child the basics of measuring on paper.
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Elle the Elephant

Help your child practice measurements using a ruler and paper with this cute worksheet featuring an elephant and measurement questions.
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How Big Were Dragons Anyway?

Practice measuring inches with this picture of a smiling dragon.
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Great Gators

Use this picture of cute alligators to practice useful measuring skills, or just drop the ruler and color them in.
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Measure everything you can "sea"

Cut out one of our colorful rulers and measure these sea creatures to answer the questions. No oxygen tank needed.
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