Length and distance

Estimating and measuring lengths

Summary of metric units of measurement and when to use them.

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Worksheet: Estimating and measuring length

  • MSS1/E3.4 read and interpret distance in everyday situations.
  • MSS1/E3.5 read, estimate, measure and compare length using common and standard units.
  • Comparing estimates of length and accurate measurements, using metric measure.
  • Practising measuring in familiar settings.