Unit D – Length and Height

This maths scheme of work for Key Stage Two gets the children to measure the length and height of different objects in metres, centimetres and millimetres using a range of different measuring tools and equipment. The class can identify the best units to use when measuring the length and height of different objects around the school.

Measure the length and height of different objects in metres, centimetres and millimetres using different measuring tools and equipment

## Lesson One : Class Heights

Measure and compare the height of different pupils in the class using units in metres and centimetres

## Lesson Two : Millimetres and Centimetres

Practise measuring the length of classroom objects in millimetres and centimetres

## Lesson Three : Millimetres Match

Use rulers to measure the length of objects in millimetres and centimetres

## Lesson Four : Ruler Lengths

Identify how to use rulers to measure different lengths in millimetres and centimetres

## Lesson Five : Length Changes

Practise converting different lengths between millimetres and centimetres

## New Teaching Resources for Key Stage Two

• Oliver Twist
Read and answer comprehension questions about the structure and content of a classic work of fiction by a significant author
• Story Writing
Plan and write a story using familiar settings based on a book by a significant children’s author, practise building words using roots and prefixes and use nouns in sentences with matching determinants
• Story Publishing
Edit and make corrections to a story set in a school to use when publishing a class library book
• Story Drafting
compose a first draft for a story describing a problem that a new character might cause when joining a school