Math - Measurement
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Meets Nova Scotia Curriculum Uses Available Technology Canadian Both Official Languages

 
  • Measurement and Geometry Tools - From the University of Georgia. Some interactive tools to find area and other measurements.
  • Measurement Presentations - Some highly visual presentations on things such as estimating length and capacity.
  • Conversion Tool - A free program that converts 650 different units of measurement between each other.
  • PBS Mathline - Some excellent activities to show the relevance of measurement. A number of activities offer simulations.
  • Design Your Own Bedroom - Students use Internet resources and common software applications to design and maintain their own room.

 

  • Virtual Manipulatives - Utah State's online library of free manipulatives in all grade levels.
  • Size Easy - Enter dimensions of an object and get a "real world" comparison visually.
  • Universcale - An interactive grid that shows scale from microbes to solar systems. Very engaging.
  • Google Sketchup - A free drafting program for creating 3D images.
  • Math is Fun - Some interactive demonstrations of measurement theories and activities.
  • Metric Scale - A good handout with visuals to describe scale from one extreme to another.

This web site was developed and maintained as part of the Annapolis Regional School Board's Middle School IEI Technology Integration Teacher/Mentor position.