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Measurement, Grade 2

A Hands-On Mathematics Module for Ontario

By Jennifer Lawson
Categories: Education, Mathematics
Series: Hands-On Mathematics for Ontario
Imprint: Portage & Main Press

Softcover, coil bound : 9781553791058, 92 pages, January 2007


This module focuses on estimating, measuring, and recording length, perimeter, area, mass, capacity, time, and temperature, using non-standard and standard units. Emphasis is also placed on comparing, describing, and ordering objects using attributes measured.

Also included:

  • materials lists
  • activity descriptions
  • questioning techniques
  • problem-solving examples
  • activity centre and extension ideas
  • assessment suggestions
  • activity sheets and visuals

All modules include a list of children’s books and websites related to the mathematics topics introduced, a detailed introduction to the Hands-On Mathematics program (guiding principles, implementation guidelines, an overview of the skills that students use and develop during mathematics inquiry), and a classroom assessment plan and record-keeping templates.