The classic picture book Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni introduces children to an inchworm who can measure just about anything under the sun. When a hungry bird threatens to eat the worm for breakfast, measuring the bird's song becomes an interesting dilemma.
February 18, 2015
Children measure all of the time, even if they're not using rulers or numbers while doing so. There are many great children's books about measurement that spur on children's natural fascination with the subject.