A – Elementary
NC Essential Standards Alignment:
Science as Inquiry, Measurement and Data unifying concept from Common Core
Event Score Sheet:
Teams must bring nothing.
Event leaders will provide the question and response sheet, and all materials, including the pencils necessary to complete the event.
High score wins. Predetermined questions/stations will be used to break ties.
Measure lots of weird things – the perimeter of cookie cutters, the mass of stuffed animals, the volume of small toys.
Coaches Institute Resources:
Event Resources: *Note – much of this event came from an older version of Data Crunchers, so the resources linked here are valid, even with a different name.
2017 Coaches Clinic Presentation (with Work It Out and Science Password)
Example Stations from 2014 Institute
LEARN NC – Graphing and Measurement Lesson for Grades 2 and 3
I Teach Bio – List of skill-building activities for metric measurement, graphing, data, and more
Math Goodies – Bar graph practice
The Science Spot – Lesson plans on length, volume, density, etc.
Estimation practice game
How to use a micrometer
2016 Data Crunchers test and answer key
2012 Coaches Institute Presentation (2013 rules for similar event, Measurement Mania)
Sample Event (Station Test from Measurement Mania 2010)