Using Bodies to Compare Sizes
PreK / Math / Reasoning
CCSS:
Math.K.MD.A.2
Common Core State Standards
Math 
Math 
K 
Kindergarten 
MD 
Measurement & Data 
A 
Describe and compare measurable attributes 
2 
Directly compare two objects with a measurable attribute in common, to see which object has "more of"/"less of" the attribute, and describe the difference. For example, directly compare the heights of two children and describe one child as taller/shorter. 
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Lesson Objective
Compare heights of students
Length
3 min
Questions to Consider
 How does using their bodies engage students in the task?
 What other attributes could students compare in this way?
 How does Ms. Salmeron ask questions to guide students' learning?
Teacher & School Info

Miroslava Salmeron
Supporting Materials

Using Bodies to Compare Sizes Transcript