Measurement Standard

Standard: Measurement

Read the NCTM Measurement Standard: Instructional programs from prekindergarten through grade 12 should enable all students to:

Featured Topic: Measurement Man

Help students learn their measurement conversions by constructing Measurement Man or adapting Measurement Man to fall scarecrows.


These activities help students make sense of measurement by measuring the world around them using appropriate units. The emphasis is on constructing meaning for the units as well as the instruments students use to measure length, capacity, etc.

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