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Measurement & Time Teacher Resources

Help your students master the sometimes difficult concepts of measurement and time. We have printables, activities, lesson plans, and other resources to help you teach these properties of mathematics. Use the worksheets below to give students practice measuring and converting units in the U.S. Customary System and the metric system. You will also find professional development resources to help you explain measurement concepts to your students.

Printables for Kindergarten

Blank Thermometer
Rulers: Inches and Centimeters
A Measurement Hunt
Gummy Worm Measurements
More Popular Kindergarten Printables

Printables for First Grade

12-Inch Ruler
Centimeter Ruler
My Daily Timeline
Measuring with Nonstandard Units (Gr. 1)
More Popular First Grade Printables

Printables for Second Grade

Centimeters and Meters (Gr. 2)
Paper Airplane Mathematics
Inches, Feet and Yards (Gr. 2)
Measure Me!
More Popular Second Grade Printables

Printables for Third Grade

Table of Measures
1-cm Square Grid (BLM 8)
The Measurement Elf
More Popular Third Grade Printables

Printables for Fourth Grade

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
The Ant & Butterfly's Thanksgiving Meal
Which Ones Are Your Turkey?
2-cm Square Grid (BLM 7)
More Popular Fourth Grade Printables

Printables for Fifth Grade

Clock Face, Grades 3-6
Time Management Tips for Students (Grades 3-5)
Hallowed Areas
Measuring Length
More Popular Fifth Grade Printables

Printables for Sixth Grade

Time Zones Around the World
Measuring: Liquid Volume
Set Design for "Pilgrims of Plymouth"
Circular Measurements & The Mystery Ratio
More Popular Sixth Grade Printables

Printables for Grades 7-9

Make an Invention Time Line
Circle with Ticks at Each 5 Degrees
Measure My Head -- Holocaust Activity
Measuring: Mass
More Printables for Grades 7-9

Printables for Grades 10-12

Measuring the Solar System
Geometry and Measurement III
What Is Water Pressure?
How Does a Spring Scale Work?
More Printables for Grades 10-12

Lesson Plans

Discovering the Magical Pi
Create a Hogwarts Floor Plan
Graphing Pitch
Celsius and Fahrenheit Conversions Made Simple
Map Making, Floor Plans & Map Reading
Triangular Trade in the Atlantic Ocean
How Can You Make a Thermometer?
More Measurement & Time Lesson Plans

Metric System Resources

Elementary Mathematics: Measurement
Powerful Ideas Related to Measurement
Measuring Capacity: Metric Units (Gr. 3)
Measurement Units as Standard
Math in Science: Measuring Volume - Metric Units
Metric Conversions
More Metric System Resources

Professional Development

The Concept of Measurement
Linear Measurement
Measurement of Time
Measurement of Volume
Measuring Volume & Capacity
Measurement Videos
Capacity Lineup Video
More Professional Development for Teaching Measurement

Holiday & Seasonal Activities

Top 10 Math Bulletin Boards: Holiday Themed
Literature & Math: Stories About Animal Homes
Literature & Math: Stories about Aliens, Earth & the Solar System
Traceable Calendar Activity
Literature & Math: Stories About Time
Place Values and Time: Decision Making Skills (Gr. 3)
A Shadow Record
More Holiday & Seasonal Activities

Art, Measurement, & Time Connected

Clock Hands
Parts of the Day
Telling Time
Making a Pocket Sundial
A Birthday Cake is No Ordinary Cake Activity Kit
Great Giraffes
Is It Small or Large?
Fat Chicks
Sand Painting
Quarter To or Quarter Past?
The Hammer Helper
The Making of Toy Story
Pick a Pocket
Literature & Math: Stories about Buildings
Literature & Math: Stories about Planets
Literature & Math: Madlenka & Zoom
Literature & Math: The Best Bug Parade & The ABCs of Art
Literature & Math: Stories about Georgia O'Keeffe

Reading & Language Arts Activities

Literature & Math: If You Hopped Like a Frog
Math Word Search
Understanding the Moon Illusion
Weather Conversions Vocabulary
Angular Diameter -- Reading 1
Measuring Matter: Vocabulary
Measuring Matter: Family Activity

Social Studies, Measurement, & Time Connected

Making Choices: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
Day or Night
U.S. Weights and Measures
Reading a Map
Math in Science: Around the Clock
Column Addition (Gr. 4)
Telling the Truth About Metric Units
More Social Studies Activities

Science, Measurement, & Time Connected

Temperature (Gr. 3)
Months, Seasons, & Time Printables Slideshow
Investigate Activity: Estimating and Measuring Mass
Daylight Saving Time
Which Dinosaur Is Taller?
How Do Thermometers Work?
Investigate Activity: Describing and Measuring Matter
More Popular Science Activities

Graphic Organizers

How Long?
Centimeter Grid
Measurement Scavenger Hunt
Blank Calendar
Extended Monthly Calendar


Common Mathematical Formulas
Metric Weights and Measures
Wind Chill Factors
The World's 14 Highest Mountain Peaks
British Summer Time (BST)
World Land Areas and Elevations
Daylight Saving Time Around the World
The Curious History of the Gregorian Calendar


Measurement Units Quiz

More Mathematics Resources

Addition & Subtraction Teacher Resources
Multiplication & Division Resources for Teachers
Math Teacher Resources
Graphs & Charts – Teacher Resources
Geometry Teacher Resources
Money – Resources for Teachers
Decimals, Fractions, & Percentages – Teacher Resources
Estimation, Probability, & Statistics Resources for Teachers

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