In this zoo-themed activity students solve 2-step word problems using all four operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. This activity is designed as a "Scoot" where students rotate around the room to each problem recording their work on their own recording sheet. This scoot has 8 questions for students to work in partners or groups of 3.
Correlates with Common Core Standard:
Solve problems involving the four operations, and identify and explain patterns in arithmetic.
Solve two-step word problems using the four operations. Represent these problems using equations with a letter standing for the unknown quantity. Assess the reasonableness of answers using mental computation and estimation strategies including rounding. CC.3.OA.8