Y2 Maths

Order Lengths Lesson

This Year 2 Order Lengths lesson covers the prior learning of ordering numbers and objects, before moving onto the main skill of ordering length.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objectives
Mathematics Year 2: (2M1) Compare and order lengths, mass, volume/capacity and record the results using >, < and =

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of ordering numbers and objects, before moving onto the main skill of ordering length. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

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Video Tutorial

In this Compare and Order Lengths Video Tutorial, Katie shows pupils how to measure objects and compare lengths in centimetres and metres. She uses key vocabulary including length and height.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

This Year 2 Order Lengths lesson covers the prior learning of ordering numbers and objects, before moving onto the main skill of ordering length.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Sequencing Activity

This Year 2 Order Numbers to 100 Sequencing Activity checks pupils' understanding of ordering numbers to 100.

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Flash Cards Activity

This Year 2 Compare and Order Numbers to 100 Game checks pupils' understanding of comparing numbers to 100 using the <, > and = signs.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of ordering length.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Order Lengths interactive activity checks pupils' understanding of comparing and ordering given lengths.

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Extension

This order lengths extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the order lengths lesson.

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Challenge Activity

This Year 2 Order Lengths Maths Challenge checks pupils' ability to order lengths. Pupils will use their knowledge of measuring to identify the length of each tower and order the lengths.