Looking for a fun teaching idea for the distributive property? Well look no further as Distributive Property of Multiplication Game Puzzles, for CCSS 3.OA.5, will serve as an exciting lesson for 3rd grade elementary school classrooms. This is a great resource for a guided math center rotation, review exercise, small group work and for an intervention or remediation. It can be also used as an assessment tool to help determine student mastery of the learning target. Whether a student is homeschooled or given this as a homework assignment, kids will love working on these at home to improve their skills.
This basketball themed puzzle set includes 20 jigsaw puzzles, answer key, and an optional station instruction page with an example. These come as pdf printable sheets that can be printed on card stock and laminated for long-term use. As a suggestion, store them in a sealable gallon storage bag and place them in a tub or bin for students to use throughout the year when they finish early. It covers the distributive property of multiplication over addition. By solving the questions and finding the matching puzzle pieces, students can gain confidence in an important and sometimes challenging skill. Your 3rd graders will love to practice becoming Distributive Property All Stars by using the method of distributive property to solve problems!
I hope you download and enjoy this engaging hands-on manipulative activity with your students!
Relevant Grade 3 Common Core Standard 3.OA.B.5
Apply properties of operations as strategies to multiply
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