This worksheet presents illustrations of common school supplies, including a pencil, a glue bottle, a pair of glasses, and a calculator, above a ruler that measures up to 6 units. The task set for students is to cut out the ruler and use it to determine the length of each school supply item depicted. The selection of familiar items aims to create a relatable context for the measuring activity. The simplicity of the design helps students focus on the task at hand without unnecessary distractions.
The worksheet’s purpose is to instruct students on how to use a ruler to measure objects, which is a fundamental mathematical skill. By providing images of everyday items, it helps students relate the abstract concept of measurement to their daily lives. The activity also assists in developing fine motor skills through the cutting out of the ruler and enhances cognitive skills as students compare the lengths of different objects. Overall, the worksheet fosters an understanding of units of measurement and the practical application of measuring tools.