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Let’s Play! – Area and Perimeter of a Canola Field


  • 2 coloured markers or coloured pencil crayons (1 for each player)
  • 2 players (evenly skilled)
  • 2 dice (numbered 1-6)
  • 1 piece of grid paper for each game with each square measuring 1 cm2

Objective of the game

Build up the largest amount of total surface area first on the grid paper.

Number of players: 2

View the Alberta math curriculum connections here.

Game can be found in It All Begins With The Seed (pg. 47)

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