Exploring Volume and Mass is part of the Exploring Maths series and is suitable for teachers of 5 – 7 year old students.
Measurement is a practical way to apply number skills to solve problems specific to each student’s stage of development. Yet for many teachers this is one of the most difficult substrands to teach. This 94 page book includes over 30 action-packed ideas for explaining the language of and manipulating volume, capacity and mass concepts in fun, practical ways. The flexible open-ended activities range from simple to challenging to help you cater for different ability groups. The book is divided into sequenced units, packed with photocopiable discussion and activity cards for small groups or a whole class. For example, your students will love to try “Tip it out”, ‘Groceries” or “Mystery Parcels”.