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Nonstandard Measurement

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

Measurement Freebie!

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

Non-Standard Measurement Stations

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

Classroom Freebies Too: Non-Standard Measurement Book

Practice nonstandard measurement with these forms.

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.

Noodling Around | National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

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.

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

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

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

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

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

January 2011 - Nifty Fifty - Math

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

Here's a bee-themed nonstandard measurement activity.

Measurement Freebie from First Grade Buddies 2 on (7 pages)

Here's a quick nonstandard measurement activity.


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

Marshmallow Measurement {FREE}

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

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.

Monster Measurement Mansion

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

Making 5 Addition Bingo Game {Printable} - KindergartenWorks

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

Lory's Page: Measurement
  • Michele Taylor
    Michele Taylor

    Thank you it is awesome, kids will be working on this for the next two weeks!

Fun idea for creating worms for a nonstandard measurement activity.

little illuminations: Can of Worms Measuring Activity