Measurement Tools Teacher Resources
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Investigating the Properties of a Parallelogram
Students investigate the properties of a parallelogram. In this properties of a parallelogram instructional activity, students construct a parallelogram on their Ti-Nspire. Students measure side lengths, angle measures, and diagonal lengths.
9th - 12th Math
The Stained Glass Window
Learners use centimeter rulers and the attached worksheet containing a scale drawing of a stained glass window. The actual measurements of the stained glass window are given, and students are asked to find the actual measurement of the regular decagon in the center.
6th - 8th Math
Centimeters and Meters: Homework
In this centimeters and meters learning exercise, students find the real objects for each picture and estimate its measurements in centimeters or meters. Kids then measure the objects. Students order the object lengths and finish with one measurement word problem.
3rd - 4th Math
Fourth graders practice measuring items with unconventional methods. In this measurement prediction lesson, 4th graders estimate the length of items a teacher brings to class and record their predictions. Students measure the items correctly and compare and contrast their predictions with classmates.
Perimeter, Area, and Volume
After providing your learners with a pre-assessment, group learners by ability level. Groups develop and use strategies to find perimeter of regular or irregular shapes using string, paper clips, links, and other objects. They find the area using tiles or counting squares of regular and irregular shapes on a grid.
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Multiplying and Dividing in Scientific Notation - Grade 8
Here is really nice set of resources on scientific notation. Eighth and ninth graders explore the concept of multiplying and dividing in scientific notation. In this multiplying and dividing numbers in scientific notation lesson, learners work out problems involving the product of powers and quotient of powers rules for multiplying exponents.
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Drawing a Line Tangent to a Circle
Explore lines tangent to a circle. In this math lesson plan, learners manipulate circles and lines on a TI calculator. They draw a circle and analyze perpendicular lines intersecting the circle in only one place. This activity works best if each student has a TI-83 or TI-84 for their own viewing.
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed