by Lucy R | Sep 18, 2014 | 2nd grade math, Fractions, geometry, linky party, math activity Thursday, measurement

Happy Thursday! Today for MaTh (math activity Thursday) I’m looking at CCSS 2.G.A.3 (only fitting since I did the standard 2.G.A.2 last week)Here is what 2.G.A.3 states…Partition circles and rectangles into two, three, or four equal shares, describe...
by Lucy R | Apr 10, 2014 | A-Z, math activities, measurement

Height! Kids are often wanting to know how tall am I? When will I be as tall as you (talking to older people)?When your kids talk about height you can talk about measurements and start keeping track of growth.If your child is very young you can show them...
by Lucy R | Nov 14, 2013 | math activity Thursday, math links, measurement

For today’s MaTh I am focussing on CCSS 4.MD.A.2 (but feel free to link up with any math related post).CCSS 4.MD.A.2 states: Use the four operations to solve word problems involving distances, intervals of time, liquid volumes, masses of objects, and money,...
by Lucy R | Nov 7, 2013 | 4th grade math activity, CCSS, common core, measurement

For today’s MaTh I’m working with CCSS 4.MD.A.1! It states…Know relative sizes of measurement units within one system of units including km, m, cm; kg, g; lb, oz.; l, ml; hr, min, sec. Within a single system of measurement, express measurements...
by Lucy R | Sep 5, 2013 | elementary math activities, math activity Thursday, measurement

Today I am kind of doing a Throwback from a past Thursday where I talked about math with hangers. I really miss that Throwback Thursday Linky from The First Grade Parade… Anyway, here it goes for today’s MaTh activity Thursday: Closet Edition! Feel...
by Lucy R | Apr 27, 2013 | Activities with objects, measurement

Walls can be good math tools.Estimate how big the walls are in the room around you. Get a measuring tape and check to see if you were correct.How long would all the wall around you be if they were one long wall? (Addition)What is the difference between two...