1st grade comparing snakes and ladders game - Comparison is a math skill related to numbers. When studying number lines, it was understood that numbers found on the left were less than numbers found on the right. For example if looking at a number line, 4 is on the left of 5 and is hence less than five. In this game students will learn how to compare numbers using the following signs and expressions: greater than >, less than < and equal to =. There is also a fun aspect of the game; the snakes and ladders board game. Students will roll a dice and get a chance to compare two numbers by selecting the correct sign amongst the set of choices. If you choose the correct answer you have the chance to roll the dice and so on