Included in this download are 4 different great measurement activities (Each one could fill a days math time!) that reinforce estimating and measuring accuracy, while really targeting helping them find the difference between 2 lengths.
Activity 1- Students will be estimating and measuring common classroom items. They record their estimate, actual measurement and then what the difference between the 2 is.
Activity 2- How Far Can You Jump (Included to options:one with difference and one without)
This is a recording sheet for students to record the lengths of their jumps and a friends and then find the difference.
Activity 3-Height Differences
Students travel around the class and compare their height to the height of other friends in class by finding the difference.
Activity 4- Body Differences
Students work with 1 buddy and measure different parts of their body and calculate the difference.