Measuring Scavenger Hunt Homework 1st Grade

Here is an activity that is great to use for students to practice their length measuring skills. Send them on a classroom Measuring Scavenger Hunt!

The activity can be done as independent practice, in pairs, or even groups… however you choose to manage it.

The free download is asks 10 questions. You can select either nonstandard units of craft sticksor standard units of inches and feet.

Be sure at the end of the hunt to share all the answers to show students that there can be multiple correct responses. What can you find that is 10 inches long?

Students will get lots of measuring practice and the discussion will amp up the value of this measuring activity even more.

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Product Description

This product contains 2 items:

1.) 5 unique measurement scavenger hunts for students to practice measuring items around the classroom/school in both inches and centimeters. They can use the rulers they created as well!

2.) Create Your Own Ruler Activity - students will be able to create their own ruler (either in inches or centimeters!). If you would like more information on the “Create Your Own Ruler” product, here it is:

Create Your Own Ruler Activity (Inches and Centimeters)

This product is great for stations, centers, review activities, or lessons! Worksheets increase in difficulty - as they start out, they will be measuring items that will be less than 1 foot - later worksheets will have more items that need to be measured that are greater than 1 foot. This will allow for differentiation within the classroom, while still being able to have everyone doing the same activity!

This product can be used (common core aligned) for 1st-3rd grade - or for 4th-5th grade review!

Standards this product covers:

2.MD.A.1
2.MD.A.2
2.MD.A.3
2.MD.A.4
1.MD.A.1
1.MD.A.2
3.MD.B.4

What is included?

1.) 5 Measurement Scavenger Hunt Worksheets - Students will be measuring in inches

2.) 5 Measurement Scavenger Hunt Worksheets - Students will be measuring in centimeters (Same as the “inches” scavenger hunts - just that students will measure in centimeters)

3.) Create Your Own Ruler Activity
*Create Your Own Ruler - Inches (3 different color combinations)
*Pre made Ruler - Inches (Only 1 cut and paste) (3 different color combinations)
*Create Your Own Ruler - Centimeters (3 different color combinations)
*Pre made Ruler - Centimeters (Only 1 cut and paste) (3 different color combinations)

This product is great for math stations or math centers. It can be the activity after teaching measurement lessons, or used as a review! Hope you enjoy!

If you would like more Primary (K-2) Measurement Activities, try these:

Create Your Own Ruler Activity (Inches and Centimeters)

Measurement Task Cards (Inches + Centimeters) + Create Your Own Ruler Activity

Measurement Task Cards (Inches) + Create Your Own Ruler Activity

Measurement Task Cards (Centimeters) + Create Your Own Ruler Activity

Measurement Worksheets (Inches and Centimeters) + Create Your Own Ruler Activity

Or - buy the Measurement Madness Bundle that includes all these activities!

Measurement Madness! - 4 Common Core Aligned Math Stations for 1st-3rd Grade!

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