## Sharing ideas about metrics vs. nonstandard measurement - Section 1: Introduction to the Metric System

Sharing ideas about metrics vs. nonstandard measurement

# So What's a Meter Look Like?

Unit 2: Metric Measurement
Lesson 3 of 18

## Big Idea: Students show their understanding of linear metric size as they search for objects that are a meter, centimeter and millimeter in size. They draw, collect samples and/or describe these object in a flip book and explain why they used that unit of measureme

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### Mary Ellen Kanthack

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