Updated: Dec 29, 2021
Give children the chance to have fun while discovering their heights in a creative manner.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Suitable For: 5-6 years old
Estimated Time: > 30 mins
Discardable IKEA tape measure (white coloured measuring paper readily available free in their stores)
Laminating pouch & machine (optional)
Double sided tape
Using the discardable IKEA measuring tape, ask the children to decorate it using various colouring materials.
Paste the tape on the wall by using double sided tape.
Ask the children to take their height measurements. Jot down the results labeled with the unit of measurement used (inches or centimetres). Discuss the findings in a group: the importance of sustainability efforts (recycling, reuse, reduce), units of measurements used and results of the height taken by each pair (each pair to present the results in the group).