Where's Wilson? (#4523)
Wilson takes pleasure hiding in various locations in the first quadrant. Players match hiding places with ordered pairs such as (2, 5) and (4, 3), building an octopus-like pattern outward from the starting board. Where's Wilson? is self-checking! If the 44 dominoes are placed correctly, open ends of those on the eight arms and those yet to be played can be paired. Game variations make it possible to meet the needs of a wide range of students. For 2-4 players.
Where's Wilson provides practice in identifying and plotting ordered pairs. This skill is essential for algebra, geometry, geography, science, and other subjects. Identify and plot ordered pairs in the first quadrant of a rectangular coordinate plane.
Where's Wilson helps with a widely-used life skill - locating points on a map, constructing and reading bar and line graphs of science or business data, etc. Essential in algebra: basic tool for constructing pictures of abstract algebraic equations like x + y = 5.
Includes: Octomino Starting Board, 44 dominoes and instructions with suggestions for additional games.