Miss Davis (Stirling Campus)

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Measuring madness

Filed under: General News — Miss Davis at 1:40 pm on Tuesday, June 19, 2018

This morning we have been learning how to measure! We started our lesson by discussing why we measure, how we can measure and what’s best to use to measure? The children were very good and could explain how tall, long and wide different objects were. We started out hunt on the playground, working in pairs the children used their hands to measure different objects. When we got back to class we used classroom objects to measure different items.

What method of measuring do you think was best?

Can you think of any other ways to measure?



7 Comments »

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   Anonymous

June 21, 2018 @ 6:01 PM   Reply

I have seen measuring with hands in the pics .I thought of another method which is we can measure with foot.
1. How many feet’s length we have from Classroom to play area?
2. How many feet length from classroom to Hall?
They did really good job in pics xx. Thank you (Jovita’s mom).

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       Miss Davis

    June 22, 2018 @ 7:31 AM   Reply

    Some brilliant ideas there to measure, I will get Jovita to help me measure them this morning!

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   Emily

June 21, 2018 @ 7:28 PM   Reply

I think that the best method of measuring was the glue stick.
We can measure with paper.

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       Miss Davis

    June 22, 2018 @ 7:30 AM   Reply

    You can test this method this morning Emily!

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   Aaliyah

June 25, 2018 @ 6:38 PM   Reply

I really enjoyed measuring with my hands.
We could try measuring with our shoes, as there are allot of feet on our classroom 🤣

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       Miss Davis

    June 25, 2018 @ 8:03 PM   Reply

    Good plan Aaliyah! We can do that tomorrow for morning maths 🙂

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   Kia

June 28, 2018 @ 9:55 PM   Reply

You can mesher whith a string and a taip mesher.

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