ABBREVIATIONS: Mini ~ Scopes Measurements

Grade Levels
3rd - 6th, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
30 pages
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Abbreviations are shortened forms of words. They’re similar to Contractions.

When you are writing and you need to squeeze a lot of words into a small space, using abbreviations can save you time and space.

Mini~Scopes is one of six common abbreviation collections I have created we use throughout our daily lives, such as following recipes, reading maps, telling time, identifying people, and learning in the classroom.

This particular group of abbreviations is used when needing to identify and define the weight, height, length, width, volume , and temperature of elements during Math calculations & problem solving as well as in the Science Lab, kitchen, engineering & architectural offices, as well as creative art studios.

Included in Mini~Scopes Measurements' Activity Unit are:

  • front & back covers for booklet use
  • Construction  Instructions
  • Lesson Plan
  • Anchor  Chart Diagram
  • Pre -Test Forms with Answer Cards
  • Game Sort Mats with Storage Pocket & Game Pieces*
  • Response Sheets
  • Abbreviation  Sentences & Answer Sheet

*Game Pieces include the "long" word and its abbreviation.

Five hands-on interactive activities with instructions written on an independent upper elementary level.

You can utilize this unit as:

  • whole group instruction
  • small group instruction
  • cooperative groups
  • center time activities
  • partner sharing
  • independent study

This 30-page Abbreviations Study:

  • follows Bloom’s learning sequence for Higher Order Thinking
  • includes hands-on, extension activities
  • engages the learner in reading, writing, and problem- solving
  • Critical Thinking Skills: classifying, explaining, evaluating, etc.

An Abbreviations Overview of the 6 Activity Units: “Understanding and Using Common Abbreviations” is available on my website:

Don’t forget to check out my other Abbreviation Products.

Please let me hear from you with any comments, concerns and/or questions.

Thank you so much!

Mz. Bizzy Lizzy

Total Pages
30 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Year
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