A grade 2 unit combining math and ILA. Using the story How Big is a Foot as a guide students will meet Common Core Standards:
MD.A1 Measure the length of an object by selecting and using the appropriate tools such as rulers, yard sticks, meter sticks, and measuring tape
2.MD.A3 Measure and estimate the lengths in standard units
2.MD.A4 Measure to determine how much longer one object is than another, expressing the length difference in terms of standard length unit.
RL.2.2 Recount stories including fables and folktales from diverse cultures and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.