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Lesson Three – Millimetres Match

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres. The class can explain how they can select the best unit to use when measuring the length of something in millimetres and centimetres.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres

Learning Objectives

Measure and  compare lengths in millimetres and centimetres. Identify correct units of measurement to match lengths.

Learning Outcomes

I can measure and compare the length of an object in millimetres and centimetres. I can select the best unit to measure the length of something.

Millimetres Match

Teaching sequence to help the children use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres

What Lengths

Activity to help the children select and record objects around the school to match lengths in centimetres and millimetres

What Lengths (support)

Activity to help the children select and record objects around the school to match lengths in centimetres and millimetres

Millimetres Lengths

Interactive activity to help the children identify lengths in centimetres and millimetres that can match different objects in the school

Millimetres Match

Interactive activity to help the children use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres

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