These activities are aligned with Common Core Standard 2.MD.A.4, and is designed for students to apply their knowledge of measurement tools and units to compare measurements.
In the first activity, students will work in partners to measure each others' height and compare the measurements. This activity is included using inches and centimeters.
In the second activity, students will work in groups to trace and measure their outlines on butcher paper. They will then share their measurements, and work independently to compare the heights of the different outlines.