Be sure to check out the Guide to Effective Instruction: Measurement Grades 4 to 6 to support your planning and instruction in this strand.

Also watch the Measurement video for further assistance with pedagogy and instruction.

Pre/Post Assessments (Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board)

Grade 4         Grade 5          Grade 6

Resources/Units that address several expectations (e.g., units, time, length, area, surface area, volume)

1. Grade 6 Activities and  Rubric (

2. University of Waterloo Invitations to Mathematics resources – main website (, The Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (2010)

Investigations in Measurement: “Around and About”, Grade 4

Investigations in Measurement: “Inside and Out”, Grade 5

Investigations in Measurement: “Measures and Magnitudes”, Grade 6

3. Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board Measurement Resources


1. Measurement and Time printables (

2. Telling Time Bingo (can be adjusted for students to practice reading time on a 24-hour clock and/or learning about time zones).

Area and Perimeter

1. This unit is posted on the Ottawa Bansho WordPress site ( You will find resources for teaching three-part lessons, including sample assessments and examples of student work.



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