For Parents

Taller or shorter?

by Bhavini Pandya May 4, 2020

This What’s in my tray? activity will get your child thinking about comparing objects by height.

  • Maths (KS1)
  • Easy to create at home

What to do:

  • Collect a selection of objects from around the house.
  • Divide a piece of paper, tray or box into two sections and label them.
  • Put the objects into pairs.
  • Take a pair of objects and have a discussion about which one is shorter and taller.
  • Sort the objects into the correct columns.