Here are 3 challenges all about MEASURING!
Complete 1, 2 or all 3 challenges and post your answers and comments in the comment section below.
You will need a ruler or a measuring tape to complete the challenges.
Measure a piece of spaghetti. How long is it in cms?
Do you think it will be the same length once it is cooked? Why or why not?
Now measure a piece of cooked spaghetti.
Is it the same or a different length? Why do you think this was?
Measure the length of your foot in cms.
Now measure the length of your forearm in cms.
What do you notice about it?
What happens if you measure the foot and forearm of a family member?
Measure your height.
Then, with someone’s help, measure the distance from fingertip to fingertip when you stretch your arms wide.
Compare the distances – do you notice anything?