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User Review  - catherineparry - LibraryThing

A fun way to highlight concepts related to measurement and to help apply them to the students' world with the help of Penny the Boston Terrier. Read full review

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User Review  - starkss - LibraryThing

This picture book is about Lisa, who is given an assignment by her teacher to measure something. She decides to measure her Boston Terrier, Penny, and ends up measuring more than three other dogs ... Read full review

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User Review  - billsearth - LibraryThing

What a great way for kids to learn arithmetic and also learn something practical at the same time. The book is fun to read and still educational. Pictures are great. Targeted for 1srt through 3rd grade probably. Read full review

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User Review  - jaykay2 - LibraryThing

Summary: A little girl has a homework assignment to go home and measure objects. The little girl decides to measure her dog Penny. She measures Penny's ears, height, weight, and more. She used a lot ... Read full review

Review: Measuring Penny

User Review  - Tiffany - Goodreads

This would be a great book for elementary students who are learning the difference between standard versus non-standard units of measurement. It gives great examples of both and using friendly and ... Read full review

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User Review  - elpowers - LibraryThing

Cute book- shows nonstandard measurements using her dog. Read full review

Review: Measuring Penny

User Review  - Kimberly Martin - Goodreads

Measuring Penny is a great book about measuring. I could see using it as an interactive book to use around and outside the classroom to teach students the differences between standard and nonstandard ... Read full review

Review: Measuring Penny

User Review  - Irina - Goodreads

In this book, a little girl has a project to measure things, and she chooses to measure her dog. This book covers many types of measurement, so it could definitely be read when learning about the ... Read full review

Review: Measuring Penny

User Review  - Ealthafer - Goodreads

I like most children's literature that relates to math because I feel books that deal with math help students better connect what they're learning to their lives. This book does a good job explaing 2 ... Read full review

Review: Measuring Penny

User Review  - Renae Williams - Goodreads

Informal measurement is fun because it is measuring using non-conventional items. Reading this book before a measuring lesson would be a great way to get the children excited to learn. Kids always ... Read full review


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