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STEM - Students partner up and have to build the longest chain they can with only one piece of construction paper. This would be great for a measurement activity or a cooperative learning/team building activity. Problem Solving Activities, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Stem Activities, Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Classroom Ideas, Preschool, Classroom Crafts

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Rainy day activities for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarten children include a variety of games, recipes, crafts and printables for teaching children. Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Preschool Math, Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Fun Math, Teaching Math, Math Activities

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Last week (yes, I'm a little behind) we read Jack and the Beanstalk, which ties in nicely to my seeds and planting theme. We began by reading Jack and the Beanstalk (the version by Little Golden Books). When we finished reading the story, we noticed that there was a large note hanging on our Morning…

Good site for teaching science. An amazing measurement unit for kindergarten with lots of hands-on activities and corresponding math journal entries. Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Kindergarten Math Activities, Math Measurement, Homeschool Math, Math Resources, Early Years Maths, Early Math, Early Learning

Math Problem Solving: Measurement--Length

Inchworm, inchworm, Measuring the marigold. You and your arithmetic... You'll probably go far! So here is the beginning of my Kindergarten Measurement Unit. This is a fun unit, and that's a great thing, because we spend a lot of time on it! The unit is divided into 4 sections: length, surface area, weight and capacity. (We're also supposed to do temperature, but we cover that so much in science that we skip it in math). As with everything, we start out with lots and lots of hands-on…

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Teach with Picture Books

Provides educators with resources and recommendations for using picture books with upper elementary and middle school students.

Math journals, notes on math problem-solving notebooks designed specifically for kindergarten. (Go to Math tab at right on page. Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Maths, Math Activities, Math Games, Social Studies

Math Problem Solving: Measurement--Length

Inchworm, inchworm, Measuring the marigold. You and your arithmetic... You'll probably go far! So here is the beginning of my Kindergarten Measurement Unit. This is a fun unit, and that's a great thing, because we spend a lot of time on it! The unit is divided into 4 sections: length, surface area, weight and capacity. (We're also supposed to do temperature, but we cover that so much in science that we skip it in math). As with everything, we start out with lots and lots of hands-on…

*Understand measurable attribute systems* Help kindergarteners compare length & use appropriate vocabulary with this FREE "Shorter and Longer" activity. Great hands on practice for comparing length. Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Preschool Math, Kindergarten Classroom, Fun Math, Teaching Math, Math Activities, College Activities

Shorter and Longer Measurement Common Core K.MD.2

A quick and easy measuring comparison activity page for Kindergarten! Just make copies and give each students 5 different colored strips of construction paper that are 1"x6" long. Students cut each strip into 2 pieces (that are not equal) and glue each piece onto the appropriate column of the paper...

free inch worm math activity printables, good for Inch by Inch, Inch and a Half, Diary of a Worm First Grade Measurement, Nonstandard Measurement, Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Kindergarten Math, Math Activities, Elementary Math, Learning Resources, Preschool

Measurement Unit

Hello Everyone! I wanted to just quickly share a unit we are starting next week...measurement. We focus mainly on using nonstandard units of measurement to determine and compare length. Using nonstandard units helps kids to really understand what is meant by measurement. Using different sized nonstandard units can lead to good understanding of the reason behind standard units. We also spend a lot of time estimating. Estimating helps kiddos focus on the measurement process. Here are a few…

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Is your arm span equal to your height? - Science Experiments for Kids

Did you know arm span ( or reach ) is approximately equal to height? Find out how to calculate arm span with these easy to follow instructions.

I can use our "bean rulers" so that they can travel around the room -- partner work with clip boards. KC Kindergarten Times: This Week In KC Kindergarten Measurement Kindergarten, Kindergarten Anchor Charts, Math Measurement, Teaching Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Teaching Ideas, Student Teaching, Teaching Resources, Maths Eyfs

This Week In KC Kindergarten

L...is for Lucy Lucy is the Special Person this Week!!! Yes It was snowing out this week! We are writing a class No...

measurement-anchor-chart each child is given a worm to decorate then as a class decide the correct order Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Math Activities, Teaching Ideas, Math Anchor Charts, Math Problem Solving

Math Problem Solving: Measurement--Length

Inchworm, inchworm, Measuring the marigold. You and your arithmetic... You'll probably go far! So here is the beginning of my Kindergarten Measurement Unit. This is a fun unit, and that's a great thing, because we spend a lot of time on it! The unit is divided into 4 sections: length, surface area, weight and capacity. (We're also supposed to do temperature, but we cover that so much in science that we skip it in math). As with everything, we start out with lots and lots of hands-on…

It's Spirit Week at my school! Each day we are dressing up in a different theme, and today was "Mustache Monday!" The kids wore mustaches. Teaching First Grade, First Grade Math, Student Teaching, Grade 1, Math Lesson Plans, Math Lessons, Math Worksheets, Math Activities, Nonstandard Measurement

Mustache Monday!!

It's Spirit Week at my school! Each day we are dressing up in a different theme, and today was "Mustache Monday!" The kids wore mustaches to school, modeled mustache shirts, and anything else they could find! Here are some of my accessories for the day... Maybe even our fish dressed up! My favorite mustache day activity was created by Mrs. Wheeler! We measured mustaches with paper clips and counting blocks. She has this Mustachy Measurement activity as a freebie in her TpT Store. If you grab…

This is a freebie from my packet, Measure ME! Students take on length in a whole new meaningful way to measure parts of their bod. 2nd Grade Activities, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Math Classroom, Kindergarten Math, Teaching Math, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Ideas, Math Stations

Measure ME: An Activity with nonstandard or standard units- Freebie

This is a freebie from my packet, "Measure ME! (and you too!)." Students take on length in a whole new meaningful way to measure parts of their body using standard or nonstandard units of measure. For added engagement students can get into partners and trace each other on butcher paper and then mea...

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Measure and Compare

Your students will love using non-standard measurement rulers to measure items around your classroom. This download includes instructions for creating non-standard unit rulers as well as a recording sheet for a measurement center. This center aligns with Common Core State Standards for Measuremen...

Nonstandard measurement activities that are easy to prep and engaging for your first grade students. Measurement is often an overlooked skill in math and Nonstandard Measurement, Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Kindergarten Lessons, Math Activities, Teaching First Grade, 1st Grade Math, Teaching Math, Grade 2

Nonstandard Measurement Activities for First Grade - Susan Jones Teachi

Nonstandard measurement activities that are easy to prep and engaging for your first grade students. Measurement is often an overlooked skill in math and