Reflection: Measurement- Comparing Height Day 2 - Section 2: Presentation of Lesson


Yesterday we ran into some problems with students being upset about being taller or shorter.  This directly relates to the story today which was great!  When we finished reading the story, we talked about other reasons that is great to be every height.  We had some great answers like tall people get to be on the top riser when we sing on stage, but short people get to be in the front so their parents can see them better.  Tall people can reach things on high shelves, but short people don't hit their heads on on our class tree!

  When do we need to work about who is taller?
  When do we need to work about who is taller?
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Measurement- Comparing Height Day 2

Unit 6: Graphing and Measurement
Lesson 17 of 18

Objective: Students will be able to compare height using the terms taller and shorter.

Big Idea: Too Tall Tina is a book about a student who is obsessed with being too tall. It shows examples of many measurement comparisons.

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Math, Measurement, Literacy in Math, taller, short, Graphing, shapes, sorting, length, weight
  55 minutes
too tall tina
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