Understanding measurement helps students make sense of their current lives and prepares them for an increasingly sophisticated and complex world. In this three-book series, expert teachers share a wealth of classroom-tested lessons that help students understand why and how to measure length, area, volume, and more. Each book

  • is tailored to a particular grade span
  • provides engaging real-world contexts for measurement to help students understand what it means to measure using standard and nonstandard units
  • uses a variety of measurement tools
  • makes connections to other strands of the math curriculum and other disciplines, such as literature, social studies, and science.