# 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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#### Work sheet that could be used for any type of measurement. Could use as a center or partner activities as a whole group

#### 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.

#### .Could use this idea for "from where I stand (at the door) ..... is on the left, right etc or how many rods etc from left of room to right side

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#### This is a non-standard measurement activity. I use it to review with my students before going into our measurement activities! Enjoy!

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

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#### Here's a series of station activities for measuring in non-standard units. So excited to use this!

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

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Practice nonstandard measurement with these forms.

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

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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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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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#### Here's a quick nonstandard measurement activity. But...don't use it if there are peanut allergies!!!!

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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 Activity {FREE}

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#### Ch. 12 Here's a nonstandard measurement activity where students measure objects in both regular and mini marshmallows.

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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

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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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Fun idea for creating worms for a nonstandard measurement activity.

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