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How long is a foot?

When we say we’re measuring in feet, do we use our actual feet? Why do we measure in feet? And what is the difference between inches/feet and centimetres/metres?

Understanding that a unit is a set or a uniform size is important in understanding how measuring works. Download the activity sheet to learn about feet and measurements.

This Maths on Toast activity features in the Children & Young People’s Learning Pack created for Refugee Week 2021 (14th-20th June)