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Perimeter KS2 – Worksheets for Years 3, 4 and 5

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Years 3-6


Use these free perimeter KS2 worksheets from White Rose Maths to help pupils practise this important area of maths.

Perimeter KS2 worksheets

Year 3

Learning objective: Calculate the perimeters of 2D shapes in centimetres or millimetres.

Task: Calculate the perimeters of the given shapes using the measurements given.

Year 4

Learning objective: Measure and calculate the perimeter of a rectilinear figure (including squares) in centimetres and millimetres.

Example questions

  • Find the perimeter of the rectangle.
  • Draw and find the perimeter of the shapes in centimetres.
  • The perimeter of a square is 16cm. How long is each side?
  • The width of a rectangle is 2m less than the length. The perimeter of the rectangle is between 20m and 30m. What could the dimensions of the rectangle be?

Year 5

Learning objective: Calculate perimeter of composite rectilinear shapes.

Task 1: Calculate the perimeter of the given composite shapes.

Task 2: Here are two composite shapes with some lengths missing. Use the given lengths to work out the length of the missing sides.

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Perimeter KS2 – Worksheets for Years 3, 4 and 5

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