Common Core Aligned This unit is designed to correlate with the third grade common core standard (Can be adapted to other grade levels) Measure and Estimate Liquid Volumes and Masses of Objects using standard units of grams, kilograms, and liters.
This 20 slide Powerpoint Slideshow offers and grade students with a fun activity to practice the units of metric mass, grams and kilograms. In this slideshow, students decide if a given pictured object should be measured using grams or kilograms.
Measurement: Mass in Kilograms and Grams Practice Sheets - King Virtue's Classroom These practice sheets are great for practice and assessing students' ability to measure mass to the nearest kilogram or gram using a scale. You can use one as a pre-test and the second as a post test.
This math station is called "in and out". The students simply drop a handful of cubes onto the in and out board. They record the number in the circle for the first addend and the cubes outside of the circle as the addend. Then solve the number sentence.
(play zap with popsicle sticks instead of paper bag) Math Fact BANG! Kids pull a stick, read the fact, answer correctly and they keep the stick. If they pull out a BANG they have to put all their sticks back.