Measurement (Heavier/Lighter)

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Kindergarten Measurement Heavier Lighter Comparison GameKindergarten Measure Compare Light vs Heavy Objects Game

Kindergarten Math Lesson - Measurement with Heavier and Lighter

Which is lighter? Which is heavier? Put your kindergarten students' measurement skills to the test with a fun, interactive math game from Little ones will practice heavier and lighter in this digital measurement activity. Here are some of the math skills your students will work on in this math lesson:

  • Identify which of the given objects is heavier.
  • Identify which of the given objects is lighter.
  • Sort items into a t-chart based on which one is heavier or lighter.
  • Identify which item on a scale is heavier.
  • Identify which item on a scale is lighter.

Questions in this measurement math game are presented in multiple-choice format.

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  • Students can check out the progress-tracker to see how many questions they have answered so far out of the total number of questions in the math lesson.
  • Students can also view the score-tracker to learn how many points they have earned for correct responses.
  • Students can click on the speaker icon to take advantage of the read-aloud feature. When they click the button, the question will be read out loud to them in a clear voice. This is a great option for ESL/ELL students and children who are auditory processors.

Each of these math lesson features was thoughtfully designed by the I Know It team to help your kindergarten students achieve more in their math practice sessions.

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We hope you and your kindergarten class will enjoy practicing measurement with heavier and lighter objects in this online math activity. Be sure to check out the hundreds of other kindergarten level math lessons we have available on our website as well!

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This online math lesson is classified as Level K. It may be ideal for a kindergarten class.

Common Core Standard

K.MD.2, MA.K.M.1.2, K.7A
Measurement And Data

Describe And Compare Measurable Attributes.
Directly compare two objects with a measurable attribute in common, to see which object has "more of"/"less of" the attribute, and describe the difference. For example, directly compare the heights of two children and describe one child as taller/shorter.

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