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By Louise RichmondTeaching Assistant in a Reception class

Help children to recognise how they have ‘grown’ and how keeping healthy and exercising is important for growth

Brother and sister

In this article:

  1. Measure me!
  2. Look what I can do
  3. Cross-curricular activities

Measure me!

Discover who is tallest and shortest

Problem Solving, Reasoning and Numeracy – Shape, Space and Measures

Development matters: Begin to categorise objects according to properties, such as shape or size (22–36 months); Order two or three items by length or height (40–60+ months).

Early learning goal: Use language, such as ‘circle’ or ‘bigger’ to describe the shape and size of solids and flat shapes.

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