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Surf for More Math

Lesson 4 - Measuring Height

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Measuring Height, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.



Estimate, measure, compare, and describe heights using non-standard units.


Instructions for Use


Measure Teddy lets students measure and describe heights using units.

To use Measure Teddy, click the "Continue" button. Measure the teddy bear with the ruler. Have students answer how many units tall the teddy bear is by clicking on the correct multiple-choice answer.


Short and Tall lets students measure, and compare the heights of objects using non-standard units.

To use Short and Tall, read the question, look at the objects and click on the one that is either shorter or taller.