Measuring Weight Heavy and Light math activities are perfect for hands on learning! Your Kindergarten and First Graders will really love exploring the concepts of heavy and light with these fun Balance Scale Activities.
This is a fun hands-on math centre activity for helping your kids learn about measuring and comparing heavy and light.
These printables were made to be used with or without a balance scale and will help your students build measurement understandings and early scientific method ideas.
Place the items in a sensory Play Tray to facilitate exploration and comparison of two objects, predict which is heavier/lighter, place them onto the right side of the balance scales. Objects can also be compared and sorted as heavier & lighter than themself.
This is a perfect addition to your preschool, pre & Kindergarten STEM, STEAM, or math centres classroom.
This Comparing The Weight Activity Includes: 1 Secured PDF- PRINT ONLY Colour File- 22 pages
- 13 variations of 2 types of Balance Scales – We have included with and without Heavier & Light words written on the scales and 2 orientations of heavy on the left & right side of the balance scales so that your students don’t develop a misconception that heavy is always first on the picture!
- 72 Object Cards
- 3 Girl images & 3 Boy images
- Labels for sorting objects – Heavy, Heavier, Heavier Than, Light, Lighter, Lighter Than, Equal, The Same
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