Teach measurement concepts of heavier and lighter to your kindergarten students with this FULL week of lesson plans focusing on weight/mass. Including heavy and lighter flashcards, engaging and fun measurement activities and cut and paste weight worksheets. The perfect way to teach weight!
TEACHING YOUR STUDENTS ABOUT HEAVIER AND LIGHTER
- Day 1 – Investigating objects heavier and lighter than themselves
- Day 2 – Comparing two objects
- Day 3 – Comparing objects in the classroom and using balance scales
- Day 4 – Ordering items from heaviest to lightest
- Day 5 – Does big mean heavy?
Full instructions are included along with all resources, just add objects from around the classroom and balance scales.
6-8 sets of balance scales would be helpful to complete these activities in small groups, alternatively, activities can be completed as a whole class.
Flashcards are also included for appropriate terminology.
Each lesson includes warm up discussion/activities, a whole class/small group activity and a reflection prompt. Great care and thought has been put into each lesson so learning is gradual throughout the week and meets appropriate learning outcomes.
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COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS
CCSS Math K.MDA.1
CCSS Math K.MDA.2
AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM LINK
ACMMG006 – using everyday language of longer, heavier and holds more.
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