I like this hands on lesson. Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity - Kindergarten Kindergarten (love these hands-on exploration activities!

STEM Pre-School: Rockabye Butterfly: Sorting Opposites Sink or float experiment

### What weighs more than an apple? {preschool math activity

Learning Center What weighs more than an apple? I love this preschool math activity that helps children learn about weight and compare quantities. This activity can easily be adapted to use other objects to fit other themes.

### Easter Egg balance scale activity

Easter Egg balance scale activity - Gift of Curiosity

Sorting objects that float and sink.

Exploring capacity with rice, bottles and funnels. Such a nice capacity activity

Enormous Turnip -Exploring weight and capacity by weighing out bird seed in the sensory tray. Great for developing mathematical language in EYFS

Interactive maths display - capacity More

Measurement Activities A guessing game with capacity would work with other grade levels too!

Jaspers Beanstalk inspired, Mud kitchen & maths challenge - incorporate maths outside - get the boys involved

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Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on.

I like this hands on lesson. Math Problem Solving: Exploring Capacity - Kindergarten Kindergarten (love these hands-on exploration activities!

Capacity exploration- for the maths table

Jaspers Beanstalk inspired maths challenge.

Exploring capacity with rice, bottles and funnels. Such a nice capacity activity

Label the differently filled bottles.

O is for Opposites, Sorting Opposites- Soft & Hard, Float & Sink, Heavy & Light.

Relatively standard measurement: pre-standard, really. How many spoonfuls can fill the cup?

Awesome week long lessons on capacity.These lessons were designed for kindergarten, but will work GREAT for second graders. There's even a free powerpoint!

### Bottle Top Count and Match Game

The Imagination Tree: Exploring Capacity with Coloured Water. ah, better start saving bottles! this looks like it will be fun with the weather warming up.

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