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Mary Ellen Kanthack

4th Grade Math

Brookwood Middle

Genoa City, WI

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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

Â» Unit:

Metric Measurement

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

20 Resources

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20 Resources

9 Favorites

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

4th Grade Math

Â» 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

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19 Resources

3 Favorites

So What's a Meter Look Like?

4th Grade Math

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

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10 Resources

1 Favorite

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

4th Grade Math

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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

Â» 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