With the Gingerbread Measurement Unit, students will practice their measurement skills by measuring different gingerbread objects using informal units. Beginning activities provide students with the opportunity to sort gingerbread objects by size. Following this, students measure gingerbread objects using informal units. They are also provided with opportunities to estimate gingerbread objects and compare them to actual measurements. Lastly, students are introduced to measuring perimeter and area using informal units.
The following common core standards are covered: K.MD.A.2, 1.MD.A.1, 1.MD.A.2, 2.MD.A.2.