I am growing!

Add to My Folder

By Louise RichmondTeaching Assistant in a Reception class
Updated from original article of May 9th 2011.

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


In this article:

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

Measure me!

Discover who is tallest and shortest

EYFS Area of learning > Mathematics > Numerical Patterns

What you need

  • Large piece of paper (big enough for a child to fit on)
  • pencils and pens
  • paints
  • items that can be used for measuring, such as lollipop sticks, straws, and blocks.
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