# Nonstandard Measurement

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Here's a recording sheet for measuring items around the classroom in non-standard units.

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#### A Great activity to either check kids understanding of measurement or to introduce the measurement unit. Interactive and a fun twist to the normal math lecture scene.

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#### Measurement Freebie!

### Measurement Freebie!

Here's a series of station activities for measuring in non-standard units.

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Here's a student booklet for measurement with nonstandard units.

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#### Student booklet for measurement with nonstandard units.

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#### Free Non-Standard Measurement Book.

#### Free Non-Standard Measurement Book

#### Non-Standard Measurement Book

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Practice nonstandard measurement with these forms.

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#### Oh My Little Classity Class: {first grade logic, a hero letter, and some non-standard measurement}

#### Oh My Little Classity Class: measurement

Here's an activity develops a K–12 student’s skills in measurement by using a pool noodle to measure objects. The activity encourages students to consider features that are useful when developing or using a measurement tool.

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Here's a set of 20 images that give students practice measuring the height and width of various pictures with paperclips.

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#### FREE. Here's a set of 20 images that give students practice measuring the height and width of various pictures with paperclips.

Here's a nice informational page on nonstandard units of measure.

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Here's a set of supplemental lessons on nonstandard measurement of weight from the Math Learning Center (Bridges Curriculum).

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Here's a set of supplemental lessons on nonstandard measurement of length from the Math Learning Center (Bridges Curriculum).

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Here's a Math Their Way newsletter on nonstandard measurement. Includes a wealth of ideas for hands-on activities.

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Here's an activity where students use Unifix cubes to measure the length of different sizes of rope.

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#### Make a cube train using unifix to match length of rope. Count how many "cubes" long it is.

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#### IMI task using multi links, rope, and recording sheet.

#### Children use cubes to measure varying lengths of rope

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Here's a great idea for making bean sticks to use for nonstandard measurement.

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#### Bean Counters Make a "ruler" using beans and tape! Wish I had thought of that! Directions, ideas and more and a great blog!

#### Bean Counters Materials: dry lima beans, packaging tape Directions: Lay a 15” strip of tape sticky side up on a table. Place ten lima beans end to end along the middle of the tape. Bring the top up and the bottom down and seal. Trim off the ends. Use the bean counter like a ruler to measure objects in the classroom. *Challenge children to find something 1 bean long, 2 beans long, 3 beans, etc.

#### Bean Counters - beans/popsticks/counters/etc in contact to create 'ruler' for measuring

#### Bean Counter, use as a ruler to measure objects around the room

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Here's a set of materials for activities in nonstandard measurement. Use this with the book MEASURING PENNY by Loreen Leedy.

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#### School Is a Happy Place: Measuring Penny: A Must Read Mentor Text and a FREE Measurement Activity

#### FREE Nonstandard Measurement Center to Go Along with Measuring Penny

#### FREE Measuring Penny Activity (nonstandard measurement)

#### Free Nonstandard Measurement Activity

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Here's a bee-themed nonstandard measurement activity.

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### Measurement Freebie from First Grade Buddies 2 on TeachersNotebook.com (7 pages)

Here's a quick nonstandard measurement activity.

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#### Measuring length - Elephant style 9with peanuts)

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Here's a nonstandard measurement activity where students measure objects in both regular and mini marshmallows.

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#### Marshmallow Measurement is a yummy and fun way for your kiddos to explore nonstandard measurement! Provide students with mini and regular size marshmallows and allow them to measure and record how long the lines on the printable are. Marshmallow Measurement would be perfect as a Math tub or center during your study of measurement!

#### Cute {FREE} measurement activity from Castles Crayons

#### Marshmallow Measurement is a yummy and fun way for your kiddos to explore nonstandard measurement! Provide students with mini and regular size marshmallows and allow them to measure and record how long the lines on the printable are. Marshmallow Measurement would be perfect as a Math tub or center during your study of measurement! This activity was created with the following Math Common Core standard in mind: 1.MD.2:Express the length of an object as a whole number of length units, by laying multiple copies of a shorter object (the length unit) end to end; understand that the length measurement of an object is the number of same-size length units that span it with no gaps or overlaps. Please stop by my blog, Castles and Crayons, for freebies and ideas! :)

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Here's a nonstandard measurement activity where students use seed packets to measure themselves.

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#### Have your students measure a partner and compare heights using seed packets. You can use

#### Seed packet measurement recording sheet

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#### Seed Packet Measurement

### Seed Packet Measurement Freebie

Here's a game for nonstandard measurement where students predict and measure how many teddy bears, unifix cubes or paper clips it will take for the monster to get home.

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Here's a very cool caterpillar ruler for nonstandard measurement activities.

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Fabulous set of materials for practicing nonstandard measurement using pattern blocks.

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#### Nonstandard measurement -- might change the shapes to objects (pennies; paperclips; dominoes, etc)

#### Great Nonstandard Measuring activity either for a lesson or Stations...Math Methods

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#### Free Measurement Activity with Pattern Blocks!

#### Nonstandard measurement using pattern blocks.

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Fun idea for creating worms for a nonstandard measurement activity.

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