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Case Study: Developing a feel for measurement. Using string and paper.

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Last updated 26 October 2012 15:29 by NZTecAdmin

Keywords: measurement, length, area, estimation.

A way to introduce measurement to a group of learners is for them to practically construct benchmark units.

The learners in this situation were tutors. This hands-on measurement activity helped them build ‘pictures” in their minds of what a metre and a square metre look like.

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