Visual idea for measurement

Pin This activity has students measure their height with yarn. Then they display everyone’s yarn on a poster and they compare them. The students fill out a worksheet using the yarn poster.

Introduction to Non-Standard Measurement for Kids: Using Paper Clips to Measure - YouTube

Help Kindergarten or first grade students learn the rules of non-standard measurement with this simple video! Check out the accompanying activity here!

I love this idea!  The snowman melts and children observe and measure!

British Columbia Kindergarten Social Studies and Science: Earth and Space - Surroundings "demonstrate the ability to observe their environment"The children build a snowman and then use math manipulatives to measure him before (and while) melting.

Kindie Korner: A Closer Look at Math in Full-Day Kindergarten                                                                                                                                                                                 More

I had the opportunity to share my philosophy and program through a math lens during the Kindergarten Additional Qualification course that.