The Bad Tempered Ladybird – Using Eric Carle’s wonderful story to teach elements of time and size and proportion using scaled models of all the insects met on Ladybird’s journey.

Models used for comparative size
Size and Proportion is measured

Problem Solving:

How much bigger is the Stag Beetle compared with the Ladybird?

If the Ladybird is 5cm. how big is the Beetle?