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Measure the length of an object by selecting and using appropriate tools such as rulers, yardsticks, meter sticks, and measuring tapes.

 
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4th Grade Science » Unit: Plants: Structures and Processes
Mary Ellen Kanthack
Genoa City, WI
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Using data and prior knowledge, students use Educreations to explain their observations, measurements and understanding of various plant's external parts and how they help the plant survive in its environment.

 
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Dunes

4th Grade Science » Unit: Weathering
4th Grade Science » Unit: Weathering
Mary Ellen Kanthack
Genoa City, WI
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

In this math and science integrated lesson, students explore how wind affects sand by making a mini dune and exposing it to wind.

 
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Counting Bugs

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Adding and Subtracting the Basics
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Adding and Subtracting the Basics
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students need to experience real life math situations. They also need to become comfortable sharing their understandings with others.

 
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Equal Amounts

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Adding and Subtracting the Basics
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Adding and Subtracting the Basics
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students are expected to grasp that measuring the same object with different units can yield a different number, but represent the same quantity.

 
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It's All in the Details!

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

How do scientists make observations? Let's explore this idea and find out all of the different ways to observe.

 
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Measurement: Distance

6th Grade Science » Unit: Measuring Matter
6th Grade Science » Unit: Measuring Matter
Erin Greenwood
Boulder, CO
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students practice precise and accurate measurement of distance.

Standards:
 
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Building and Testing Our Vanilla Plant Pollinator

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Pollination and Seed Dispersal
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Pollination and Seed Dispersal
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Our student engineers build their own plant pollinator design. Then they test it to determine its effectiveness. Life can be pretty sweet!

 
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Build a Paper Tower Challenge (Part 3) Building and Measuring Our Towers

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Building Towers and the Engineering Design Process
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Building Towers and the Engineering Design Process
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We can build a tower from plans that we have developed. Once built, we can measure the structure to see if it meets the specifications.

 
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Adding and Subtracting with Lengths

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students will use their addition and subtraction strategies to measure and compare distances, solving using centimeter units.

 
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Measurement: The skill of how long, how big, how small, how much?

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Inquiry in Science
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Inquiry in Science
Veronique Paquette
East Wenatchee, WA
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Measurement is a tool that can makes life easier.

 
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Science is "Snow" Much Fun! (Part 2)

2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
2nd Grade Science » Unit: Igniting Science Inquiry
Jeri Faber
Ringwood, IL
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

A melting snowman experiment is snow much fun!

 
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Math Treasure Hunt

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students have worked with models and strategies to solve a variety of math problems. Today they will need to use those strategies to complete the math tasks.

 
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Mini- Lesson: A Big Splash!

4th Grade Science » Unit: Waves
4th Grade Science » Unit: Waves
Mary Ellen Kanthack
Genoa City, WI
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Students drop several different sized objects into a bucket of water and observe what happens by measuring how long the wave continues after the displacement.

 
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Lines and Line Segments

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Geometry
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Common Core expectations for second grade are that students will be able to measure a line segment, record the length in appropriate units, and add and subtract to compare the lengths of the lines.

 
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Measurement and Symmetry

2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
2nd Grade Math » Unit: Length
Beth McKenna
York, ME
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Students should be able to use a variety of measurement tools to measure both small and larger distances. Common Core Standards expect students to measure and compare those distances.

 
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