Lesson Plan

Comparing the World

This lesson challenges kindergartners to find objects in their lives to measure and compare. Get ready to hear measurement concepts come to life!
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Learning Objectives

Students will solve real-world word problems about measurement.


(5 minutes)
  • Take pencils and divide them (not equally) between two tables.
  • Ask, “Which table has more pencils on it?” Have students point to the table that they think has more pencils.
  • Count how many pencils are on each table. Say “This table has more pencils than that table.”