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In this math activity, learners create their own units of measurement by making noodle rulers. Learners practice estimating and measuring objects using the noodle rulers .

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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In this Cyberchase activity, learners make carpenter's squares and use them to measure square corners. Learners cut out the carpenter's square template and attach it to tagboard.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners will be able to measure themselves in nanometers. A nanometer is a billionth of a meter, a unit of measurement used in nanotechnology.

free Ages 6 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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Use geometry, a ruler, and a steady hand to create these amazing unfurling paper folds!

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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In this math lesson, learners explore the concept of using units to measure length.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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Using a real-size sketch of a baby elephant's footprint, learners estimate, measure and record the width (diameter) and outside edge length (perimeter or circumference) of the footprint.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners "go fishing," then practice ruler use and size/pattern comparison with the animals they catch.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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Learners measure irregularly shaped bones using a variety of measurement methods and tools. Then, they measure again using standard conventions and metric tape measures.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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A simple, yet fun activity that lets learners find the center of balance of a ruler (or any long thin object). Developed by the Exploratorium and no assembly needed.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes