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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
A Measurement Hunt
Measuring with Nonstandard Units (Gr. 1)
More Popular First Grade Printables

Printables for Second Grade

Inches, Feet and Yards (Gr. 2)
A Measurement Hunt
Centimeters and Meters (Gr. 2)
Cups, Pints and Quarts (Gr. 2)
More Popular Second Grade Printables

Printables for Third Grade

Table of Measures
A Measurement Hunt
Clock Face, Grades 3-6
More Popular Third Grade Printables

Printables for Fourth Grade

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
Table of Measures
1-cm Square Grid (BLM 8)
More Popular Fourth Grade Printables

Printables for Fifth Grade

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
Table of Measures
Customary Units of Capacity (Gr. 5)
More Popular Fifth Grade Printables

Printables for Sixth Grade

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
Table of Measures
Measuring: Liquid Volume
More Popular Sixth Grade Printables

Printables for Grades 7-9

Centimeter Ruler, Inch Ruler, and Protractor
Table of Measures
Time Zones Around the World
Make an Invention Time Line
More Printables for Grades 7-9

Printables for Grades 10-12

Measuring the Solar System
Time Zones in the U.S.
What Are Solstices and Equinoxes?
How Does a Spring Scale Work?
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

Table of Measures
Elementary Mathematics: Measurement
2-cm Square Grid (BLM 7)
Measurement Comparison Table
Measuring Capacity: Metric Units (Gr. 3)
The Power of the Metric System
More Metric System Resources

Professional Development

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

Holiday & Seasonal Activities

How Can You Make a Thermometer?
Traceable Calendar Activity
Triangular Trade in the Atlantic Ocean
The Measurement Elf
Top 10 Math Bulletin Boards: Holiday Themed
A Shadow Record
Literature & Math: Stories about Planets
More Holiday & Seasonal Activities

Art, Measurement, & Time Connected

My Daily Timeline
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

Math Word Search
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

Social Studies, Measurement, & Time Connected

Triangular Trade in the Atlantic Ocean
The Measurement Elf
Map Making, Floor Plans & Map Reading
Measure My Head -- Holocaust Activity
Making Choices: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
Reading a Map
Telling the Truth About Metric Units
More Social Studies Activities

Science, Measurement, & Time Connected

How Can You Make a Thermometer?
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
More Popular Science Activities

Graphic Organizers

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


World Land Areas and Elevations
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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