Measuring: Length and distance
A centimetre is made up of ten millimetres and a metre is made up of one hundred centimetres. Length and distance are used everyday for such things like building and athletic sports.
Quick tips for tutors
Length and distance includes
- Strategies and choice of units for measuring small and longer lengths
- Key words used to describe dimensions
- Practical examples of using scales to measure distances
- Activities to practise length and distance measuring