Froot Loop hand- Cute idea for estimation/area.how many Fruit Loops to fill in your hand.kids fill out the paper at the bottom

Non standard measure activity

Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on.

Measurement Activities for the Kindergarten Classroom

Can you measure the pencils? Math provocation for kindergarten with loose parts.

Guess How Much Water? Estimation Jars

{Volume concept activity} "Guess How Much Water?" Estimation Jars (from PreKinders)

Estimating the number of cubes it takes to fill each container, then fill and count to check.

Come see how I do my estimation station and find lots more ideas for the day of school in a kindergarten or first grade classroom. This post includes both math and literacy activities for this fun day. You can grab a FREEBIE too!