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Paper Chain Math Challenge Project

Paper Chain Math Challenge Project
Paper Chain Math Challenge Project
Paper Chain Math Challenge Project
Paper Chain Math Challenge Project
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A great partner activity to use in math! Students must work with a partner in order to answer the following question:

What is the longest paper chain you can make using one 12 x 18 sheet of construction paper?

The packet includes all of the sheets necessary to plan, complete, and display this activity in your classroom!

In my own classroom, I try to complete one of these math challenge projects every month, it is something the students really look forward to each year!
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3 hours

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The kids LOVED this! Very engaging and a great activity! The chains are hanging up in our classroom!
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