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Bug Themed Non-Standard Measurement Lessons
Classroom Freebies Too: No Ruler Needed...
Classroom Freebies Too: Beware the Broken Ruler!
Measurement Games - Totally need this!! We're working on measurements right now!
Worksheets: Measuring with a Ruler: Insects!
Length Measuring Scavenger Hunt!
Preschool bug theme and insect lesson plans for preschool and kindergarten children learning about bugs. www.preschoollear... #buglessonplan #bugtheme #insecttheme
Measuring Inches: Inching Insects
Bug & Insect Activities from 3 Dinosaurs
Classroom Freebies Too: FREE BINGO Game for Numbers 1-25!
Love this, especially the last part...teaching kids how to act while no one is looking! For Beginning of the Year
We're Bugging Out Over Insects! | Scholastic.com
This would be an example of personal analogy. The students are being asked to move like different insects, which allows them to achieve new perspectives.
Math Coach's Corner: Measurement Misconceptions. 'Broken rulers' are a great way to assess if students really understand how to correctly use a ruler.