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CHAPTER 8: MEASUREMENT

Lesson 1: Measuring Length in Millimetres

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about measurement. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

Goal

Measure length using millimetres.

Builds Upon


Student Book pages 258–259

Instructions for Use

Teaching Measures is an interactive site you can use with the whole class to practise measuring length in millimetres. The site also includes some other measurement practise.

Select “Length” from the list of options. Then select “What’s my length? (15 cm ruler).” Click on the Millimetres and Centimetres signs to hide the measurements and then show the screen to the students. Ask what the length is in millimetres and centimetres.

Click the question mark button to get another question.

 

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