Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Empty Layer.

Home

Professional Learning

Instructional StrategiesLesson PlansProfessional Learning

BetterLesson helps teachers and leaders make growth towards professional goals.

See what we offerLearn more about

My Curriculum

Mary Ellen Kanthack

4th Grade Math

Brookwood Middle

Genoa City, WI

Rural Environment

Similar Teachers

View all Master TeachersUnit 2 - Metric Measurement(18 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Place Value and Multi-Digit Addition & Subtraction(7 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Metric Measurement(18 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Graphing and Data(5 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Concepts of Multiplication(12 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Geometry(3 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Fractions 1: Understanding Equivalence in Fractions and Decimals(12 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Fractions 2: Addition and Subtraction Concepts/ Mini unit(8 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Fractions 3 Mini Unit: Multiplying Fractions by Whole Numbers(8 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Division Unit(21 Lessons)

Unit 10 - Addition and Subtraction: Algorithms to One Million(7 Lessons)

Unit 11 - Place Value (14 Lessons)

Unit 12 - Addition and Subtraction Word Problems(6 Lessons)

Unit 13 - Multiplication Unit(19 Lessons)

Pumpkin Math! Introduction to Metric Units

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students get introduced to metric units using pumpkins.

20 Resources

9 Favorites

20 Resources

9 Favorites

Metric Measurement: Playing with Non Standard Measurement & a CCSS Pre test

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students measure the hallway using their choice of non-standard units to set the stage for the mindset of metrics. Then, students take a pretest to show what they understand about measurement in the metric system.

19 Resources

3 Favorites

19 Resources

3 Favorites

So What's a Meter Look Like?

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

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

13 Resources

7 Favorites

13 Resources

7 Favorites

Building a Meter: Comparing units.

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:In this "just too fun" lesson, place value blocks take on a new meaning as they are used to build a meter. Then, students create an assessment video explaining the relationship between mm, cm and dm to the meter.

14 Resources

4 Favorites

14 Resources

4 Favorites

Conversion of Centimeters to Millimeters using Yarn

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students have a blast cutting and measuring, in centimeters, 5 lengths of yarn. They then convert the units to millimeters using a centimeter ruler as the number line model.

11 Resources

4 Favorites

11 Resources

4 Favorites

Conversions: Finding a Decimeter and Conversion to Centimeters

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students choose objects in the classroom to measure using decimeters. Then, they use equations to convert to centimeters.

17 Resources

2 Favorites

17 Resources

2 Favorites

Lewis and Clark and Kilometers

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:After watching a short video about Lewis and Clark, students examine a map of their journey and use the scale to measure kilometers. They convert the measurements to meters using an equation and a two column chart.

27 Resources

4 Favorites

27 Resources

4 Favorites

The Meter: Assessing the Skill and Conversions Part 1.

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students take a quiz that has them measure, convert larger units to smaller units using a two column chart and then write about patterns they recognized in the conversion process.

10 Resources

1 Favorite

10 Resources

1 Favorite

There's No Business Like Shoe Business: Part 2 Real World Applications to Assess the Standard

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students show their ability to choose the correct unit to measure their own foot to design a functional shoe and market it using an Educreations Video. This is the second part of the assessment for the unit.

10 Resources

8 Favorites

10 Resources

8 Favorites

Finding a Gram

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students create a gram and develop understanding of how to use a gram scale. They compare and understand the purpose behind the relative units and create a gram flipbook to help them recognize relative sizes.

24 Resources

3 Favorites

24 Resources

3 Favorites

Building a Liter

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:In this discovery based lesson, students determine the relative size of a liter and realize that containers can be deceiving!

26 Resources

4 Favorites

26 Resources

4 Favorites

Word Problem Language and Conversion

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:After examining word problems using meters, grams and liters, students collaboratively practice solving sample word problems and defend their answers.

18 Resources

2 Favorites

18 Resources

2 Favorites

Designing the Perfect Floor Plan: Showing Understanding of Area and Perimeter

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students get to design the floor plan of a house that fits the needs of their family using graph paper, equations and labels.

18 Resources

12 Favorites

18 Resources

12 Favorites

Conversion Quiz: This One, Not That One! Writing About Our Choices

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students show their understanding of relative size through a writing assessment .

11 Resources

2 Favorites

11 Resources

2 Favorites

Master those Area and Perimeter Word Problems with Strategies!

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Language, drawing diagrams, connections to factor pairs and arrays help students solve those confusing metric word problems!

16 Resources

5 Favorites

16 Resources

5 Favorites

Quiz 2: Area & Perimeter Word Problems Using Metric Measurement

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students take a quiz to help measure their progress in solving word problems involving area and perimeter using metric measurement.

7 Resources

1 Favorite

7 Resources

1 Favorite

Centers for Reviewing Metrics!

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:In partners, students review for their tests by completing some engaging center activities related to metric measurement.

19 Resources

3 Favorites

19 Resources

3 Favorites

Metric Unit Assessment

4th Grade Math

» Unit:

Metric Measurement

Big Idea:Students take a formal assessment that measures standards revolving around relative sizes and proper units, word problems and conversions on a two column chart.

8 Resources

4 Favorites

8 Resources

4 Favorites