Measuring Penny. http://www.thereadingnook.com/image_manager/attributes/image/image_3/0805065725_large.jpg Written by Loreen Leedy Cyberlesson by Katie Gulley. Introduction. In this lesson, we are going to review measuring!!! Why do we measure? What types of things do we measure?.
Written by Loreen Leedy
Cyberlesson by Katie Gulley
In this lesson, we are going to review measuring!!!
Why do we measure?
What types of things do we measure?
We are going to spend a little time reviewing measuring. Click on the websites below to begin your review.
With a partner, list and measure 10 classroom objects with dog biscuits.
Measuring with Dog Biscuits
Class Discussion: Can you measure a dog’s tail with dog biscuits?
Let’s take a picture walk through Measuring Penny!
In Measuring Penny, Lisa measures more than just length.
As I read, listen for other things Lisa measures.
As a class, we are going to chart the measurement tools Lisa used in Measuring Penny.
With your partner, you will complete a measurement worksheet. List the different measurement tools we read about in Measuring Penny, as well as naming 3 things you could measure with each.
Using Different Measurement Tools
Click on the website below to review measurement.
Using your stuffed animal, you will complete the following Measuring Worksheet.
Measuring Your Stuffed Animal
Write a descriptive paragraph about your animal. Click on the following link to complete the Writing Activity.
Leedy, L. (1997). Measuring Penny. New York: Henry Holt and Company.