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Measure Yourself!

URL: http://www.lawrencehallofscience.org/kidsite/portfolio/measure-yourself/

Levels: Grades 4-6

Topics: health, biology, measurement

Description: Users can see how they measure up against the animal kingdom with this site from the Lawrence Hall of Science. Students use their feet to size up a room, take measurements in nanometers, and estimate and measure the size of a baby elephant's tootsie through activities that combine health, math, and science. In addition to online activities, the site includes handouts to download and print.

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