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Design a Gingerbread House Measurement Activity


  • Grades: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

  • Subjects: Math

  • Product Type: Printable, Worksheet

  • Format: Digital product, Downloadable

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Product Description

Looking for a fun and engaging way to incorporate the holidays into math? Here's the perfect math project! Design Your Own Gingerbread House is a measurement activity that requires students to follow the provided Building Plan to measure and design a gingerbread house. This math project is sure to keep your children and students busy measuring and practicing those important skills.

Who is it for?

  • 1st Graders (6 to 7-year-olds)
  • 2nd Graders, (7 to 8-year-olds)
  • 3rd Graders (8 to 9-year-olds)
  • 4th Graders (9 to 10-year-olds)
  • 5th Graders (10 to 11-year-olds)
  • 6th Graders (11 to 12-year-olds)
  • Homeschoolers
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Parents
  • Math learners


What's included?

This .pdf download provides you with everything you need to challenge your children and students with this fun and engaging measurement project.  This packet has been designed to meet the needs of different students.  You receive 7 different Building Plans targeting the following areas of measurement:  Inches (Whole Numbers); Inches (Whole and Half); Inches (Whole, Half, Quarter, and Three-quarter); Centimeters (Whole Numbers); Centimeters (Whole and  Half); Mixed Measurement Whole Numbers (Inches and Centimeters); Mixed Measurement Whole and Fractions (Inches and Centimeters).  All of these options allow you to challenge each of your children or students at their personal level without them feeling different or left out.  

When students are finished they can use the included worksheet to practice other math skills using their gingerbread house as inspiration.  I've also included ideas for writing, literacy and just plain fun extension activities to add to your gingerbread fun!

For younger students or children, check out Design Your Own Gingerbread House Counting Edition.




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    Jun 10, 2016

    What a fun project. Can't wait! :)

    Caroline - Homeschooler

About the Seller

Teaching in Blue Jeans
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Hi, my name is Amy and I am the teacher behind Teaching in Blue Jeans.  As a teacher turned homeschooling mom, I believe in using a multi-sensory approach to help my students learn and understand new concepts.  As the Mom of a child with learning disabilities, I take these same approaches home with me to help my son reinforce his learning.  Whether you are a school teacher, homeschooling mom or dad, or a parent looking for extra resources for their child my goal is to provide you with high quality educational resources that are easy for you to prepare and use that will make learning fun and engaging for your kids!

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