Using a ruler correctly is an important skill, and this activity is the perfect way to practice! First estimate, then measure different line segments in this game. Use a deck of cards to determine the length of the lines you will seek out. Help your child work with the metric side of a ruler to compare different lengths using centimeters. Try to claim the most lines on the game board in order to win!
Terms to Know:
line segment: a straight line with a beginning and ending point