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Make Your Own Puzzle
Puzzling over what geometry instructional activity to teach next? Look no further. This simple activity teaches young mathematicians how shapes can be decomposed into smaller figures, and how smaller figures can be assembled into larger shapes.
K - 2nd Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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Discover the joy and excitement of improving your math fluency through four different puzzles. Combine those with 25 different ways to represent numbers and you have hours of enjoyment that can be fun outside of the classroom as well.
2nd - 9th Math 173 Views 50 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
These math puzzles are sure to get your first and second graders thinking. Nine word problems about odds and evens, as well as greater than and less than, keep learners guessing. If you're working on mental math in your class, use these puzzles for homework or a group activity.
1st - 2nd Math 23 Views 80 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Puzzled About Conservation
Raise children's awareness about conservation with this series of vocabulary activities. Offering riddles about endangered species and a crossword puzzle involving key terms relating to conservation, these fun worksheets will engage young scientists in learning about the impact of humans on animals from around the globe.
3rd - 6th Science 19 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Math Crossword Puzzle x 4
In this math crossword puzzle, learners answer questions pertaining to multiples of four. They write the correct number beside the problem and then spell the answer in the crossword puzzle. This one-page learning exercise contains ten multiplication facts.
3rd - 5th Math 10 Views 116 Downloads
Be a Math Wizard and Solve the Crossword Puzzles! Puzzle Page 1
Puzzles make great math worksheets! In this one, learners practice their problem solving skills as they solve four math crossword puzzles that require them to use subtraction. An answer key is included.
2nd - 4th Math 11 Views 156 Downloads
Add some fun to rhyming using a word puzzle instructional activity. First, learners match up single-syllable rhyming words. Then, they find all the words in a word search. This beginning reading activity only has words spelled horizontally from left to right, so scholars won't need to read backwards or vertically.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 6 Views 33 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Skeleton Scramble Puzzle: Suborder Prosimians
Explore the finer details of primate skulls with these puzzles, incorporating advanced scientific analysis of two suborders- Prosimians and Anthropoidea- and one superfamily- Hominoidea. Learners read about the unique characteristics of these groups before putting together puzzles displaying front-view craniums from each of the featured animals.
3rd - 11th Science 5 Views 3 Downloads
Sochi 2014 Mascots
Get to know the mascots for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics with this fun, cooperative art activity. Start by introducing the new mascots and comparing them with those form previous years. Consider using a Venn diagram to record comparisons and discuss ideas for why these particular mascots were chosen.
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Bilingual Crossword Puzzle
Young scholars assess new ways to strengthen and expand their vocabularies by creating crossword puzzles for their classmates to experience. They become aware that learning a new language can be a fun experience if approached with an open mind and creativity.
1st - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Latin Roots: dict, vent, duct (Advanced)
Such a comprehensive way to learn vocabulary! Complete the puzzle, read the vocabulary in context, and get a thorough definition for each vocabulary word. This resource focuses on words containing three Latin roots: dict, vent, and duct.
11th - 12th Language Arts 9 Views 34 Downloads
Math Puzzle Picture
The key to solving this puzzle lies in the addition skills of young learners. The first step is to answer a series of decimal addition problems organized in a 4x5 grid. Then cut apart the page of puzzle pieces, each one including an answer to one of the math problems, and match the pieces up to the corresponding question.
3rd - 6th Math 66 Views 60 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Young readers use Internet puzzle-making programs and information from biographies they have read to create crossword puzzles, word finds, and word searches. After crafting the questions and prompts, they share the puzzles with their classmates.
3rd - 6th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 15 Downloads
The Pythagorean Puzzle
An engaging hands-on activity is presented. Learners of all ages are addressed in thie unique plan. K-5 learners identify, name, and define a rectangle, square, triangle, and the concept of area. Older learners prove the Pythagorean theorem on their own by manipulating some puzzle pieces.
K - 12th Math 17 Views 27 Downloads