Sparking Bigger Learning with a Personal Approach

Have you ever asked your child to stand against a wall, proudly stretching as tall as he or she could, so you could mark another year’s growth? Little did your child know this exercise was an early lesson in measurement!

Our tutors know that when math is personal and fun, real learning takes place — the kind that inspires a smile and a high five. Through a hands-on approach and a fun rewards system that turns mastering measurement skills into a game, our math tutors guide and inspire your child in all the fundamentals of measurement.

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1st Grade Measurement

With our 1st grade math tutoring, your child will learn how to:

  • Measure height and length with nonstandard units
  • Determine more capacity or less capacity

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2nd Grade Measurement

With our 2nd grade math tutoring, your child will learn how to estimate and measure:

  • Length using centimeters and inches
  • Capacity using liters, cups and pints
  • Temperature in degrees Fahrenheit

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3rd Grade Measurement

With our 3rd grade math tutoring, your child will learn how to estimate and measure:

  • Length to the nearest millimeter, centimeter, meter, inch, foot or yard
  • Weight to the nearest gram, kilogram, ounce or pound
  • Capacity to the nearest liter, cup, pint, quart or gallon

Your child will also learn how to select the appropriate metric and customary unit to measure an object or distance.

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4th Grade Measurement

With our 4th grade math help, will learn how to estimate and measure:

  • The length and weight of an object to the nearest metric and customary measure
  • The capacity of a container using metric and customary measure

Your child also will learn how to read a Fahrenheit or Celsius thermometer to the nearest degree.

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5th Grade Measurement

With our 5th grade math tutoring, your child will learn how to perform conversions between:

  • Linear metric units, including related addition or subtraction problems
  • Metric units of capacity, including related addition or subtraction problems
  • Metric units of mass
  • Customary linear units, units of capacity, and units of mass

Your child will also select the appropriate unit of measure for length, area, and mass.

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