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Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity - Kindergarten Kindergarten (love these hands-on exploration activities! Measurement Kindergarten, Ks1 Maths, Measurement Activities, Kindergarten Math Activities, Math Measurement, Math Resources, Teaching Math, Kindergarten Math Journals, Literacy

Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity

Kids have a lot of misconceptions about capacity, and they can really only be cleared up through hands-on exploration. Sadly, I don't think they get opportunities for this like we did when we were kids. Instead of playing in a sand box or with cups and bowls in the bathtub, kids are playing with iPads and Wii's. And so many districts (mine included) are taking away sand and water tables from kindergarten, in favor of more "rigor." Because of this, kids are not building the schema necessary…

Awesome week long lessons on capacity.These lessons were designed for kindergarten, but will work GREAT for second graders. There's even a free powerpoint! Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Activities, Teaching Math, Learning Activities, Preschool, Capacity Activities, 1st Grade Math

Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity

Kids have a lot of misconceptions about capacity, and they can really only be cleared up through hands-on exploration. Sadly, I don't think they get opportunities for this like we did when we were kids. Instead of playing in a sand box or with cups and bowls in the bathtub, kids are playing with iPads and Wii's. And so many districts (mine included) are taking away sand and water tables from kindergarten, in favor of more "rigor." Because of this, kids are not building the schema necessary…

We recently started a study on measurement for math. We started with capacity. We have already completed a mitten capacity investigation . Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Preschool Math, Math Classroom, Kindergarten Activities, Fun Math, Teaching Math, Classroom Ideas

Measurement Activities

We recently started a study on measurement for math. We started with capacity. We have already completed a mitten capacity investigation ....

Tangletown Fine Art Elephant in Bathtub by Nancy Lee Giclee Print on Gallery Wrap Canvas, 24 Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Activities, Teaching Math, Math Games, Teaching Ideas, Capacity Activities, Math Problem Solving

Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity

Kids have a lot of misconceptions about capacity, and they can really only be cleared up through hands-on exploration. Sadly, I don't think they get opportunities for this like we did when we were kids. Instead of playing in a sand box or with cups and bowls in the bathtub, kids are playing with iPads and Wii's. And so many districts (mine included) are taking away sand and water tables from kindergarten, in favor of more "rigor." Because of this, kids are not building the schema necessary…

Pocket Full of Kinders!: More Measurement Fun {Freebie} Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Science, Teaching Math, Math Activities, Teaching Ideas, Math Classroom, Classroom Ideas

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Hiya Peepers Shuna here We just wrapped up our measurement unit This last week we studied capacity We have lots of hands on fun and the kiddos loved every second of it Although it was fun, Let me tell ya This has got to be one of the most frustrating units to teach besides time and money! The kiddos have a hard time trying to think critically when it comes to measuring things. Here are some things that we did this week and some goodies that I used to help me teach this concept First up we…

Exploring Capacity with Colored Water - The Imagination Tree. Fill the bottle up to certain amounts that are marked on the bottle itself. Have several different kinds of bottles for experimentation and comparison. Capacity Activities, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Teaching Science, Kindergarten Activities, Science Activities, Classroom Activities, Maths Eyfs, Numeracy

Exploring Capacity with Coloured Water - The Imagination Tree

Play with coloured water and plastic bottles and learn about simple capacity and measuring maths concepts at the same time! Welcome to another activity in our Playful Maths series, which we are co-hosting with Learn with Play at Home. We focus on making maths playful, fun and totally hands-on and worksheet free! Each activity uses recycled...Read More »

Engaging Ideas for Teaching Capacity by The Curriculum Corner FREE…many come with free printables! Teaching Measurement, Teaching Math, Measurement Activities, Teaching Ideas, Kindergarten Math, Capacity Activities, Math Activities, Homeschool Math, Curriculum

Engaging Ways to Teach Capacity

This free collection of engaging ideas for teaching capacity is designed to help your students develop an understanding of liquid measurement.

Let children use everyday objects to practice making estimates about capacity. Measurement Kindergarten, Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Kindergarten Activities, Learning Activities, Preschool, Math For Kids, Fun Math, Maths

Activities for Measuring Capacity in Kindergarten

The concepts of volume and capacity are often taught together and the terms are used interchangeably. At the kindergarten level, lessons are simple and hands-on. Activities that teach estimation, comparison -- greater than and less than -- and basic measurement can be set up as centers, cooperative learning or ...