Comparing length to a metre

  • Comparing length to a metre
  • Course: Mathematics
  • Grade: Year 4
  • Section: Length
  • Outcome: Measure length in metres
  • Activity Type: Printable
  • Activity ID: 3572

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United Kingdom – National Curriculum expand/collapse

  • KS2.Y3 – KS2 Year 3
    • Year 3 programme of study
      • KS2.Y3.M – Measurement

        • Pupils should be taught to:

          • KS2.Y3.M.1 – Measure, compare, add and subtract: lengths (m/cm/mm); mass (kg/g); volume/capacity (l/ml)

Australia – Australian Curriculum expand/collapse

  • Year 2
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Using units of measurement

        • ACMMG037 – Compare and order several shapes and objects based on length, area, volume and capacity using appropriate uniform informal units

  • Year 3
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Using units of measurement

        • ACMMG061 – Measure, order and compare objects using familiar metric units of length, mass and capacity

  • Year 4
    • Measurement and Geometry
      • Using units of measurement

        • ACMMG084 – Use scaled instruments to measure and compare lengths, masses, capacities and temperatures

New Zealand – National Standards expand/collapse

  • 3 – Year 3
    • 3.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 3.GM.1 – Measure the lengths, areas, volumes or capacities, and weights of objects and the duration of events, using linear whole-number scales and applying basic addition facts to standard units

  • 4 – Year 4
    • 4.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 4.GM.1 – Measure the lengths, areas, volumes or capacities, weights, and temperatures of objects and the duration of events, reading scales to the nearest whole number and applying addition, subtraction, and simple multiplication to standard units

  • 5 – Year 5
    • 5.GM – Geometry and measurement
      • 5.GM.1 – Measure time and the attributes of objects, choosing appropriate standard units and working with them to the nearest tenth

United States – Common Core State Standards expand/collapse

This activity is not included in United States–Common Core State Standards

You can go to an overview of all the curricula here.