use measuring tools to measure the length of objects to reinforce the continuous nature of
linear measurement;

Standard:

1.7.B

Description:

illustrate that the length of an object is the number of same-size units of length that, when
laid end-to-end with no gaps or overlaps, reach from one end of the object to the other;

Standard:

1.7.C

Description:

measure the same object/distance with units of two different lengths and describe how
and why the measurements differ;

Standard:

1.7.D

Description:

describe a length to the nearest whole unit using a number and a unit; and