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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
A Measurement Hunt
Rulers: Inches and Centimeters
Measure Me!
More Popular Kindergarten Printables

Printables for First Grade

12-Inch Ruler
Centimeter Ruler
Measuring with Nonstandard Units (Gr. 1)
Clock Face, Gr. K-1
More Popular First Grade Printables

Printables for Second Grade

Inches, Feet and Yards (Gr. 2)
Centimeters and Meters (Gr. 2)
Cups, Pints and Quarts (Gr. 2)
My Daily Timeline
More Popular Second Grade Printables

Printables for Third Grade

Table of Measures
Clock Face, Grades 3-6
1-cm Square Grid (BLM 8)
More Popular Third Grade Printables

Printables for Fourth Grade

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
2-cm Square Grid (BLM 7)
Measuring Volume & Capacity
Time Management Tips for Students (Grades 3-5)
More Popular Fourth Grade Printables

Printables for Fifth Grade

Customary Units of Capacity (Gr. 5)
Paper Airplane Mathematics
Math Word Search
The Measurement Elf
More Popular Fifth Grade Printables

Printables for Sixth Grade

Measuring: Liquid Volume
Time Zones Around the World
Make an Invention Time Line
Circular Measurements & The Mystery Ratio
More Popular Sixth Grade Printables

Printables for Grades 7-9

"Build the Best" Dog House
Measuring the Solar System
Time Zones in the U.S.
Measure My Head -- Holocaust Activity
More Printables for Grades 7-9

Printables for Grades 10-12

What Are Solstices and Equinoxes?
How Does a Spring Scale Work?
Reading a Map
What Is Air Pressure?
More Printables for Grades 10-12

Lesson Plans

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

Metric System Resources

Elementary Mathematics: Measurement
Measurement Comparison Table
Measuring Capacity: Metric Units (Gr. 3)
The Power of the Metric System
Measurement Printable Book (Grades K-3)
Metric System: Exploring Capacity (Gr. 4)
More Metric System Resources

Professional Development

The Concept of Measurement
Measurement Videos
Estimation in Measurement
Measurement of Time
Linear Measurement
Measurement of Volume
Linear Measurement Compared with Area Measurement
More Professional Development for Teaching Measurement

Holiday & Seasonal Activities

Traceable Calendar Activity
Top 10 Math Bulletin Boards: Holiday Themed
A Shadow Record
Literature & Math: Stories about Planets
Extended Monthly Calendar
Telling the Truth About Metric Units
Math Warm-Up 140 for Gr. 3 & 4: Measurement & Geometry
More Holiday & Seasonal Activities

Art, Measurement, & Time Connected

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

Reading & Language Arts Activities

Literature & Math: If You Give a Moose a Muffin & What If?
Understanding the Moon Illusion
Science Reading Warm-Up: Sun, Earth & Moon
Literature & Math: Stories About Time
Literature & Math: Stories About Animal Homes
Literature & Math: If You Hopped Like a Frog
Literature & Math: Stories about Aliens, Earth & the Solar System

Social Studies, Measurement, & Time Connected

Map Making, Floor Plans & Map Reading
Making Choices: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
Studying and Measuring Spring Weather
World Land Areas and Elevations
Literature & Math: Starry Messenger & Galileo Galilei
Math Worksheet: Great Lakes Facts and Figures
Day or Night
More Social Studies Activities

Science, Measurement, & Time Connected

Gummy Worm Measurements
Investigate Activity: Estimating and Measuring Mass
Which Dinosaur Is Taller?
Months, Seasons, & Time Printables Slideshow
How Can You Measure Your Body?
Smaller or Larger
Temperature (Gr. 3)
More Popular Science Activities

Graphic Organizers

How Long?
Measurement Scavenger Hunt
Blank Calendar
Centimeter Grid


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


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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