This page provides examples of Kindergarten Measurement and Data Activities aligned with the Common Core State Standards. These activities are designed to elicit a range of responses and provide opportunities for students to communicate their reasoning and mathematical thinking. All measurement and data activities are suitable for use in Math Centers, small group or whole class settings. All files for the Kindergarten Measurement and Data Activities listed are in PDF format and can be accessed using Adobe Reader.
Describe and compare measurable attributes
K.MD.1 Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Describe several measurable attributes of a single object.
K.MD.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 differences.
Classify objects and count the number of objects in each category
K.MD.3 Classify objects into given categories; count the number in each category and sort the categories by count. (Limit category counts to be less than or equal to 10)