This is a fun activity to explore the science of balance and weight in the classroom. Have the students use the classroom balance scales to see how much items from their pencil boxes weigh. Does it weigh 1 bear, 2 bears, 3 bears, or more? Your students will have fun weighing their school supplies and recording their data!

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#### This is a fun activity to explore weight in the classroom. Have the students use the classroom balance scales to see how much items from their pencil boxes weigh. Does it weigh 1 bear, 2 bears, 3 bears, or more? Your students will have fun weighing their school supplies and recording their data!

free printable non standard measurement math activities using cubes, paperclips and sticks

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The students created a balance scale on construction paper out of a one inch strip of paper and a die-cut "v". They then chose two magazine pictures to glue on the scale to show which was the heaviest and which was the lightest. They then wrote comparative sentences to describe the weight of the objects.

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*FREE WORKSHEETS* Teach basic measurement concepts using a "virtual scale." K.MD.1-2: Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Directly compare two objects ... to see which object has “more of”...

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MEASUREMENT: Cut & Paste Booklets (K.MD.1-2) Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Directly compare two objects.

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Winter Measurement! Cut out the snowflake ruler to measure each winter picture!

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#### Winter Measurement! This is perfect for learning how to measure with non-standard units. Very cute intro math lesson for a Kindergarten classroom! They can color it in when they are finished

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Kiddos compare same colored strips and glue on appropriate side...fun for students and easy prep for teacher!

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#### Free hands-on worksheet for comparing length...one of the first Everyday Math lessons is matching the lengths of paper strips - this might be a good addition to that lesson.

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#### very simple activity to compare lengths in a hands-on way--- Kindergarten Math Common Core State Standards. Measurement and Data. Describe and compare measurable attributes. K.MD.1 Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight.

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#### Awesome way to incorporate literacy into the math lesson. Using this as a guide, students can practice measuring anything listed on the page while working on their writing skills.

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Shows the heaviest goes down. An X is heavier than I am... for teaching weight comparisons

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