Measuring with a ruler or perhaps a trundle wheel? You'll enjoy using the links in this topic which will have them spouting metres and centimetres as enthusiastically as a seamstress in no time at all!
A mixed bunch, so expert more than just length questions.
This lovely Subtangent resource demos common errors and explains how to measure a line and also angles with a protractor.
Measure the following if you are up to it! Easy Centimetres Medium Centimetres Hard Centimeters Easy Inches Medium Inches Hard Inches Super Brain Inches
This Primary Strategy Interactive Teaching Programme supports the teaching of length and ruler use. It is a model of a ruler.
This lovely Birmingham grid site supports lots of measure lessons including length, volume, capacity and mass.
This BBC skillswise activity will suit upper Ks2. Will help children to practise converting between mm, cm and metres to build a new shed.
Lots of interesting facts to discuss measurement with your class. Great for Ks2.
Simple - but useful to prompt. What units would you use to measure a hand span or a block of flats?
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