Measuring distance using formal units of measurement- Metres, centimetre and even down to mm in some cases

 In order to re-visit and consolidate all that we have learnt about measuring length and distances, some clever little person in grade 3 decided that we could scrunch up medium sized scrap paper and flick their paper ball, with out fingers to see who could get their paper ball the furtherest.

The pictures tell the story…

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What did you learn during this lesson? 

What was challenging?

Tell us about using the formal units of measurement (Metre, cm and “the little blokes” the mm.





In the meantime, these pics give a glimpse to the “hands on” approach and the pride student’s take when sharing their learning during reflection time.

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