In this five page NCTM article, the author details the experience of a kindergarten class collecting data on a nature walk. The author describes the process of determining how the class would collect data and what kind of data they would collect. In this particular activity the class was collecting measurement data.
Great Fall or Spring Activity By bethb on 07/16/2012 - 11:21
This is a great activity to use with students in the Fall or Spring when the weather is great and they need a break from the classroom. There really are not enough times when math class is held outside the classroom, take advantage of the opportunity for students (and you!).