## Line Up the Presidents...by Height - Section 3: Independent Practice

Line Up the Presidents...by Height

# Presidential Heights: Convert Customary Measurement

Unit 5: Measurement
Lesson 8 of 16

## Big Idea: Solve multi-step, real world problems by using feet to compare the heights of the Presidents.

Print Lesson
4 teachers like this lesson
Standards:
Subject(s):
Math, Conversions (Within and Between Systems), Measurement, Number Sense and Operations, Measurement Tools, inches, feet, customary units of measurement, Operations
55 minutes

### Jessica Field

##### Similar Lessons

###### The Number Line Project: More Unit Lines and Finishing Up
Algebra I » The Number Line Project
Big Idea: Swapping units can change everything about a data display. Students build their background knowledge on this idea by constructing their own number lines for distance conversions.
Favorites(21)
Resources(13)
Worcester, MA
Environment: Urban

###### Introduction to Metric and U.S. Customary System
Big Idea: Measure like an Egyptian!
Favorites(35)
Resources(11)
Grand Rapids, MI
Environment: Urban