Early finishers need a challenge that will keep them problem solving, thinking and engaged in the school day! Third grade students are learning the basics of multiplication and division word problems but the power is in the extension. These open ended word problems encourage early finishers to extend their understanding of multiplication and division word problems through experiences which ask them to build with math manipulatives, represent with math drawings and express their understanding with words and numbers.
- Instructions on how to use the challenge cards with 3rd grade students
- 10 Multiplication and Divison Word Problem Challenge Task Cards
- 'Build It' 'Represent It' and 'Write It' prompts
- A recording form to be used with any of the math challenge tasks
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