In this lesson, students will choose a feature in the outdoor classroom to measure using a selected tool (tape, ruler, or yard/meter stick). They will sketch feature and label its dimensions.
Students will identify which unit of measure inch, foot or yard) is best for measuring various items in the outdoor garden. They will then apply the use of the appropriate tool to measure a variety of objects to the nearest marker.
STUDENT ACTIVITY -- 2nd Grade -- TX/GAThis is a distance-learning lesson students can complete at home.Students will identify which unit of measure-inch, foot or yard-is best for measuring various items in the outdoor space. Then, they will use the appropriate tool to measure a variety of objects to the nearest marker.This activity was created by Out Teach (out-teach.org), a nonprofit providing outdoor experiential learning to transform Science education for students in under-served communities.