K-2 Maths: Measurement Activities contains activities which are designed to promote the understandings and mathematical language used to estimate, identify, describe and compare the length, area, mass and capacity of shapes and objects, using both formal and informal units.
The concepts of measuring and sequencing time are also explored in detail. Each activity page contains a “Think About It” box as a finishing challenge that promotes the use of varied strategies and cooperative learning, catering for a range of student abilities. Activities are linked to relevant student outcome statements, while useful extension ideas and a skills checklist have been included.
Author: Merryn Whitfield