# Surf for More Math

## CHAPTER 4: LINEAR MEASUREMENT

**Lesson 2: Using Non-Standard Units **

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about linear measurement. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Measure length to the nearest non-standard unit using multiple copies of a unit.

Order items from shortest to longest.

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**Instructions for Use **

**Compare, Order and Measure Length:** This interactive Smart board activity allows students to see the step by step process of comparing length in non-standard units.

Students will see how to compare, order and measure objects using non-standard units. As a follow-up activity, have students use linking cubes to measure and order the lengths of objects in the classroom.