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Surf for More Math

Lesson 5 - Communicating about Relative Lengths

Use this interactive activity to encourage students to have fun on the Web while communicating about relative lengths. Students can try this activity on their own or in pairs.



Use math language to describe relative sizes.

Compare and order objects using referents.


Instructions for Use

Relative Lengths lets students use math language to describe sizes.

To use Relative Lengths, drag the tallest player to the number 1 location. Then drag the next tallest player to the number 2 location. Continue ordering the players by height. Time yourself.