By Kindergarten, children will need to understand different measurable attributes such as weight and length.
Providing your child with opportunities for measurement is a great introduction to this skill.
Standard Measurement around your house that you practice with:
- tape measure
Nonstandard Measurement around your house that you can practice with:
(line them up)
- legos or mega bloks
One common mistake I found with students is the understanding of where the ruler begins. It is important for them to understand the the start of the ruler begins at the edge, rather than at the number 1.