ISBN 9781472911551,The Little Book of Measures

The Little Book of Measures



Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9781472911551

ISBN-10 1472911555

Paper Back

Number of Pages 72 Pages
Language (English)

Early learning: first word books

This brand new Little Book focuses on using everyday objects that appeal to young children in the EYFS, with a clear emphasis on the use of non-standard measures as well as standard measures in meaningful contents. Explore opportunities such as estimating how many 'giant's strides' it is from the door to the climbing frame, or how many handprints tall each child is, as well as using trundle wheels, metre rules, sand timers, stop watches, balances and scales. The activities use simple to obtain and inexpensive materials, so are suitable for practitioners working on a tight budget (which many of them are