METRIC MEASURE

```Number of players: 4 per group
Materials: 3 golf or tennis balls per group, recording sheet per group,
metric stick or meter tape.
Objective:Identify and use metric measurement involving
estimation and measurement of length (TEKS b8B) ```

Procedure:
Each activity could be set up at a different station or you can plan one activity a day. You could work in pairs one holds the meter stick the other assists with placing his or her finger on the ground as a marker. You may even decide on additional activities of your choice.

Directions:
Measure how many meters each distance measures below:
1. 6 friends joined hand to hand ____________________________________________
2. The distance of 3 summersaults ____________________________________________
3. The distance 5 students are lying on the ground head to toe ________________________________
4. The distance you can throw a wadded up piece of paper ____________________________________
5. How far you can throw a softball with your left hand if you are right handed, or right hand if you are left handed ____________________________________________
6. How far you paper airplane can fly ____________________________________________