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Measuring Pumpkins in Math

Our first-grade students utilized different sized pumpkins during their math investigation. In groups, they estimated the circumference, height and stem height of their pumpkins. Then using string and Unifix cubes, they figured out the actual measurements. The next day, our mathematicians estimated and counted the pumpkin seeds!

Measuring Pumpkins

 

1st-Grade Student Measuring Pumpkins in Math

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