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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

Mathematics – 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: children use everyday language to talk about size, weight, capacity, position, distance, time and money to compare quantities and objects and to solve problems.

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