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In this math lesson, learners explore the concept of using units to measure length. Learners first read "How Big is a Foot" by Rolf Myller and learn about units.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math activity, learners use non-standard measurement (paces) to find the distance from one point to another. Learners practice estimating and measuring distances .

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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In this activity, learners measure and calculate the amount of cubic feet various containers contain. Next, learners investigate cubic feet per second (cps), by carrying jugs in one second.

free Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore the size and scale of dinosaurs. Learners listen to "The Littlest Dinosaurs" by Bernard Most. Then, learners estimate the size of a Triceratops and T.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners estimate distances between landmarks and use a map and scales to determine the actual distances.

Over \$20 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this "Sid the Science Kid" activity, learners use their bodies to measure a room. Instead of inches or feet, how many kids does it take to measure the length of a room?

free Ages 4 - 6 10 to 30 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners use inchworm measuring tools to measure the lengths of several objects in the room.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners participate in several activities where they apply measurement skills.

\$5 - \$10 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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In this Cyberchase activity, have fun measuring volumes and enjoy a delicious shake.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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In this math activity, learners pretend there is a special store that lets you pay for toys by their height in pennies.

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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In this math activity, learners pretend there is a special store that lets you pay for toys by their weight in pennies.

1 cent - \$1 per student Ages 4 - 8 5 to 10 minutes
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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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In this activity, learners explore and experiment how we can use our bodies everyday to get from one place to another.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 4 - 8 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore the size and scale of dinosaurs. Learners listen to "Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs" by Byron Barton to understand some background information about dinosaurs.

\$1 - \$5 per group Ages 6 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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In this math lesson, learners explore and investigate measurement using standard and non-standard units.

\$10 - \$20 per group Ages 6 - 8 1 to 2 hours
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In this math lesson, learners practice estimation and measurement skills as they move from station to station calculating length, volume, weight, and area.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 8 - 11 1 to 2 hours
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In this quick activity about size and scale (on page 2 of the PDF under What's Nano?

free Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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In this activity, learners explore the size and scale of dinosaurs. Learners listen to "The Littlest Dinosaurs" by Bernard Most to learn about the different sizes of dinosaurs.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 8 45 to 60 minutes
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In this activity, learners make a simple spring-like scale using a rubber band instead of a spring, and calibrate the scale in newtons (N).

\$1 - \$5 per student Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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In this activity, learners compare the ancient Egyptian system of measurement, which was based on body lengths, to the customary and metric systems used today.

1 cent - \$1 per group Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes