Resource 3: Questions on length

Teacher resource for planning or adapting to use with pupils

Some pupils in Primary Class 3 measured different things in school. These are the measurements they wrote down:

  • a.4 metres
  • b.1 and a half metres
  • c.19 metres
  • d.11 and a half metres

Below is a list of the things they measured. Match each length or height against the most likely object below.

Solomon in Primary 3

The length of the school building

The length of the teacher’s table

The height of the classroom

Resource 2: Two ways to check

Resource 4: Big tree