How to Read Measurements

Understanding the Basics
  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Introduces readers to basic measurement tools, such as rulers and thermometers. Readers will learn how to use these tools to make different kinds of measurements. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, labeled diagrams, a quiz and answer key, a phonetic glossary, an index, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Category Social Studies
Copyright 2018
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2018-01-01
BISACS JNF024120, JNF013000
Dewey 530.8
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.5 x 8
Lexile 750
Guided Reading Level P
Features Activities for further learning, Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Phonetics, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
  • Measurements Matter
  • Measuring Length
  • Measuring Volume and Weight
  • Do You Know?
  • Glossary
  • To Learn More
  • Index
  • Answer Key
Author: Catherine Ipcizade

Catherine Ipcizade is the author of more than 30 books for children. She writes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for all age levels. She also teaches academic and creative writing to college students. She holds an MFA degree in Creative Writing.


A noteworthy review of Understanding the Basics from School Library Journal on April 1, 2018

These guides develop skill sets that are easily transferable to schoolwork, home life, and future jobs. In Calendars and Clocks, digital takes a backseat to analog for a truly introductory lesson about units of time using a familiar clockface with three hands. The back-to-basics focus… View →