Use Math Coordinates to Find the Lost Redcoat
Here's a fun, exciting game for two or more players that blends social studies and geography skills with math coordinate practice. This activity takes your child back in time to the Battle of Lexington and Concord with a few fictional elements thrown in. It all starts with an imaginary British Redcoat who is lost and trying to make it back to Boston. Players take guesses and try to "find" the Redcoat. Play this game and your child will benefit from the map, history, and math practice while having a terrific time.
What You Need:
- “Lost Redcoat Map Grid” page (download here), one per player or team
- Two or more curious kids
- Pen or pencil