Measuring with String

Room 10 and 11 have been learning about measuring.

We have been focussing on measuring items that are longer or shorter. We have used our hands, our cut-out hands, blocks and lengths of string.

Here are us finding things that are longer or shorter than our piece of string.

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longer _ shorter than the table

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longer than a fly swat

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longer than the boxes

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mmmm shorter than a shelf

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Pieces of string are shorter than us

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the string is nearly longer than Grayson

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This box is shorter than the string

longer than a fly swat