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    Berkeley Natural History Museums
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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. Learners understand the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Science Museum of Minnesota
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    Use geometry, a ruler, and a steady hand to create these amazing unfurling paper folds! Be sure to check out Simon Guest's folded "super structure" link, and to see great paper...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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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. Learners can measure themselves...

    free Ages 6 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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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. Then...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 4 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    WNET.org
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    In this online math game from Cyberchase, learners use measurement to help Ziff fix up his house. Learners use a ruler to make measurements and then cut new windows, doors, etc. to make fixes to...

    free Ages 8 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    WNET
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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. Learners...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 11 10 to 30 minutes
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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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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    The Exploratorium
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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
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    Utah Education Network
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    In this math lesson, learners explore the concept of using units to measure length. Learners first read "Ladybug on the Move" by Richard Fowler and measure the distance the ladybug...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 6 45 to 60 minutes