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How Big is a Foot Nonstandard Measurement Activity
Here's a fun activity to show the importance of having a standard of measurement. Do this after reading the book "How Big is a Foot" by Rolf Myller.
measurement- The Foot Book
Fun Measurement Activities (with free download) to accompany the book "How Big is a Foot?" by Rolf Myller
Measurement Activity Cards
Fruit Roll Measurement Activity. This free hands-on activity covers both standard and metric measurement of length.
Cute Measurement Activity