calculating distances in a journey eg how much further? How many miles to the litre?
calculating heights of family members - who is the tallest?
measuring weights of ingredients for baking
playing with plastic jugs and containers in the bath
measuring a distance using hand spans, footsteps
reading a map to calculate the distance of a journey
using non-standard measures to decide a measurement
comparing sizes of clothes - bigger than, smaller than
calculating areas eg how many squares on the patio, how many tiles in the shower?
calculating in DIY activities eg estimate amount of carpet, curtain material, paint etc
looking at bottles and discussing capacity of various containers
recording the growth of plants in the garden
estimating the length of the holiday journey