Measurement can be one of the most exciting units to teach first graders. Use this 50 page packet to make sure that students not only are taught the concept of measuring lengths but are also involved in several interactive and fun activities! This concept will reinforce the common core state standards of measuring length and will also involve your students in hands-on games as they practice measurement as magicians and magician's assistants!
Included in this packet are:
*7 anchor charts with definitions and visual examples
*Sort it Out! game where students spin a spinner and order the matching picture cards from shortest to longest using the magical sorting hats.
*Magic Wand Measurement! Students will use their magic wand measuring rulers to complete a classroom measurement hunt.
*Magic Show Estimate and Measure! Pair students into groups of 2-3 and have them use their magical wands to estimate and measure different objects as they act as magicians!
*Magical Measurement Scoot! Students will scoot around the room to measure different picture cards using connecting cubes
*Measurement Magic Trick! Pairs of students will act as magician and magician's assistant to be measured using different non-standard units of measurement.
*4 Interactive notebook and journal prompts