Weigh to go is a hands on measurement center using items you probably already have in your classroom!
Students will compare the weight of items such as glue bottles, pencils, erasers, tissue boxes and scissors using balance scales, and then record the results. There are 4 sets of measurement cards (total of 28), so you can have many students working at once. Develop concepts of more than, less than, heavier and lighter
with this fun math activity!
**You will need to provide balance scales and these items to complete all 28 cards:
1 bean bag, 1 roll of tape, 1 note pad, 1 box of tissues, 3 crayons, 3 shape blocks, 1 flashlight, 2 dice, 1 glue bottle, 5 pencils, 3 glue sticks, 1 tray of watercolor paints, 8 linking cubes, 4 pegs/clothespins, 3 letter tiles, 2 rulers, 1 domino, 1 pair scissors, 1 pencil bag, 5 markers, 4 erasers, 1 box of crayons, 10 paper clips, 1 magnifying glass, 5 cotton swabs.**
For more early math learning, you might also enjoy:
Measurement center: Birds
The Biggest Thing in the Ocean?
Which One is Different? Working with attributes of shapes
Daily Math for First Grade Year Long Bundle
First Grade Math Centers Growing Bundle
Rockhopper Feeding Time: telling time to the hour and half hour
Time for Gingerbread Telling time games for 1st grade
Math Bingo: numbers, base ten blocks, coins and + & - within 120
Hundreds Charts Mystery Pictures
Telling time activities
Thank you for visiting Paula's Preschool and Kindergarten. All new resources are 50% off for the first 48 hours.
To be notified when new activities become available, and of upcoming sales, please click on the green star below my store name and follow me. Followers and feedback are greatly appreciated!
Have a great day!
Thank you for your purchase! By purchasing this resource, you are agreeing that the contents are the property of Paula Beckerman and licensed to you only for classroom/personal use as a single user. I retain the copyright, and reserve all rights to this product.
The original purchaser may:
-make copies for the purchaser’s classroom, including homeschooling, or tutor sessions,
-make one copy for backup purposes, but not with intent to redistribute,
-direct other interested persons to my store: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Paulas-Preschool-And-Kindergarten
- purchase additional licenses for others at a discount. To do so, go to your “My Purchases” page on TpT, locate the resource, and choose “Buy Additional License”.
You may not:
-claim this work as your own, alter the files in any way, or remove/attempt to remove the copyright/watermarks,
-attempt to copy or remove any included graphics, as the original clip artists retain all rights to their original works.
-share this product (in part or in its entirety) with others,
-repackage and/or sell or giveaway this product (in part or in its entirety) to others,
-offer or share this product (in part or in its entirety) anywhere on the internet as a download or copy including, but not limited to, personal sites, school sites, Google Doc links on blogs or sites, internet sharing groups, news lists, or shared databases,
-make copies of purchased items to share with others.
Copying any part of this product and placing it on the Internet in any form (even a personal/classroom website) is strictly forbidden and is a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).