How fun is it to convert with standard lengths? Not very!
But, you can actually capture your students' interest with this introductory PowerPoint Presentation. All answers are included as you click through the slide animations. Students will convert inches, feet, yards, and miles with sports scenarios.
These conversions are presented using ratios, as called for in the Common Core Standards.
If you're looking for more activities to convert a variety of measurements, check out the Secret Message
worksheet, the Safe Cracker
activity, the Color by Number
handout, or the Quiz Pack