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Scale Drawing at Home

Today we're going to make a scale drawing of something at home. You'll need 2 things. -an object to measure with -an object to measure (rectangular shapes will be easiest)

What are you going to measure?

What are you using as a measuring device?

Make a Scale Drawing of Your Object

In your scale drawing, 1 unit represents 1 __________

Now lets figure out the size of your measuring device.

If you have a ruler you can use that to measure the measuring device you used. Also, you could use

What is the length of your measuring device?

Now let's revise the scale of your scale drawing. 1 unit represents ______ cm

What are the actual dimensions of your object?