Education Technology

Estimation and Precise Measurement

Published on 11/29/2005

Activity Overview

Students will estimate various dimensions of objects located in a classroom. After estimations are completed, students will measure objects using appropriate measuring techniques for preciseness.

Before the Activity

Teacher handout includes objectives, materials needed, vocabulary and procedures.

During the Activity

Student handout attached.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary