Set of plastic milk bottles/containers,
Set of plastic measuring spoons and set
of ladles. Set of funnels.
Single Duplo brick/Double Duplo brick
Children play freely with the different
containers, pouring from one to another.
Can you fill the container to the top,
brim - overflowing, full. Can you fill two containers which are:-
a) The same
Which container holds:-
a) The least
b) the same
c) the most
a) The easiest way to fill the container
b) The hardest
c) The fastest
d) The slowest.
a) holding same capacity in different shapes
(e.g. 1 litre)
b) Same capacity looking alike
c) Different capacities but looking similar
d) different capacities looking dissimilar.
(1) Fill one container and empty it into
containers which look the same.
(2) As 1, but containers which hold
(3) As 1 and 2 but with similar shape
(4) Using 1 litre containers pouring
from one into another.
Full - means you cannot get any more liquid
Empty - means you cannot pour anything
out of the container.
Is it full? Can you empty anything
Home corner, tea pot and cups.
Pouring water into cups.
How many cups of water does the tea-pot
hold? Can you fill each cup half full?
Have the water coloured yellow in the tea
pot, add a 'milk jug' containing green coloured water.
Put green water from jugin the cup first
then add yellow water - watch the colour change.
Arrange a tea party - how many people
coming? How many cups?
How many tea-pots will we need?
Watering can - bucket.
Watering flowers and plants