Before I handed him the ruler, I gave him a piece of cardstock to make his Ruler of the Ruler crown.
|Download a PDF of the ruler crown here.|
Print on heavyweight cardstock, cut along the middle line, and staple or tape together to fit.
His job was to find six things shorter than 12 inches and six things longer than 12 inches. He measured each of them.
Then, he wrote the objects and their measurements on the worksheet to form six 'greater than' math sentences (for example, the table at 56 inches is greater than the book that is only 7 inches).