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# Measuring Angles | 4th Grade Pilots Classroom Transformation

4th
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### Description

Get ready to fly into the sky because you are now an airline pilot in this classroom transformation! Students become pilots in this real-world activity and practice measuring angles with protractors! When they complete all 10 angle math challenges in this pilot classroom transformation, they win and get a certificate saying they are now certified pilots!

When many people think of classroom transformations, they think:

“This would take me hours to set up.”

“This is going to cost so much money.”

“This looks so overwhelming.”

“I could never do this!”

What if I told you classroom transformations could be EASY to set up, FUN to implement, and STRESS-FREE?

A room transformation changes your room into a certain setting or theme to engage students in their own learning with rigorous content.

Classroom transformations are possible in EVERY classroom. You don’t have to spend hours of your time setting up a classroom transformation or spend lots of money to make it SO MUCH FUN!

Skills Included

measure with protractors

measure angles

draw angles

angle error analysis

written comprehension

recognize angles in a circle as equal pieces

recognize angles as geometric shapes

A Quick Description

Help your students become pilots in your classroom! Students complete 10 angle challenges that are real-world related. This math activity is perfect for 4th graders. It aligns with 4.MD.5-6.

Print out all 10 country posters and all 10 aligned challenges. Distribute them around your room. Give each child a recording sheet. Explain to students that they will become pilots and will need to "fly" to complete all challenges. They need to find all the fourth grade math challenges you've left around the classroom and find the answers to each one. They use the recording sheet to mark off each challenge as they go.

How to Play

Step 1: Tell your 4th grade class that they are airline pilots today and will find angle measurements. Students solve math challenges set up around the room. They can be completed in any order and you can choose how many challenges students complete or what time frame they have to meet YOUR needs.

Set-up is quick and easy. Simply print the 10 posters, the math worksheets, and a recording sheet for each student. Place them around your room and you’re ready to begin! Additional door décor, editable name tags, editable admission tickets, and themed banner are included if you want to use them!

Step 2: Let students move around the room and solve each challenge! Each time students solve a math challenge, they go to the teacher to get it checked. Students can work independently, in partners, or groups. Your choice!

Step 3: When students finish all ten challenges (or however many you assign), they win! You can give them the certificate of completion included.

Step 4: Most of the time, there are early or fast finishers! These kiddos get to go around the room and scan the QR codes provided! Each QR code leads to a fun fact about airline pilots that they can record on the sheet provided or a piece of notebook paper. This keeps everyone happy and on task!

What's Included?

Aligns with Common Core 4.MD.5-6

10 Black & White and Color Posters

10 4th Grade Protractor Math Challenges

Editable Challenge Paper

Recording Sheet

Instructions for Kids and the Teacher

Certificate of Completion

Pictures of Set-Up & Shopping Guide for “Extras”

Editable Name Tags

Tips to Make the Pilot Day Even More Fun!

Door Decorations and Banner

Learning Targets

Flight Delay Chance Cards

There is an editable challenge paper included. This means if one of the challenges doesn't work for your classroom, you can make your own! There are ten pre-made challenges included for you to use but we all know sometimes changes are necessary to best fit your classroom :) These challenges are aligned to Common Core and TEKS.

This is a perfect review activity before giving an angle assessment or as an extra practice activity. Step by step lesson plans are included so you know exactly what to do. It can be used as a spiral review and is easy to set up and implement. The QR codes add in technology as well. Classroom transformation ideas are a new trend in education and can set the stage to engage!

These classroom transformations can be used for elementary children as a worksheet alternative, in math stations, center rotations, math centers, as enrichment or remediation, in small groups, as test prep, as worksheets, escape room alternatives, homework practice (take what you don’t finish home for homework), digital theme days, end of year themed days, classroom transformation kits, printables, and so much more! These math activities are made to be flexible so you can use them however you’d like in your classroom.

You no longer need to spend hours prepping your classroom for your next classroom transformation! These hands on, low prep activities will keep your students engaged while practicing rigorous material at the same time.

Free Classroom Transformation Guide

You may also like this FREE Classroom Transformation Guide! It tells you exactly which Common Core Standards each fourth grade classroom transformation aligns with.

I also call these my Monday Funday math games if you've seen them on Instagram! These are easy to implement classroom transformations!

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Looking for more Math Classroom Transformations that relate to real-world mathematics? Check out the whole series here!

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Total Pages
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Teaching Duration
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### Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Measure angles in whole-number degrees using a protractor. Sketch angles of specified measure.
An angle that turns through 𝘯 one-degree angles is said to have an angle measure of 𝘯 degrees.
An angle is measured with reference to a circle with its center at the common endpoint of the rays, by considering the fraction of the circular arc between the points where the two rays intersect the circle. An angle that turns through 1/360 of a circle is called a “one-degree angle,” and can be used to measure angles.
Recognize angles as geometric shapes that are formed wherever two rays share a common endpoint, and understand concepts of angle measurement: