Use these activities to strengthen and extend your students' understanding of number properties. This pack covers Associative Property of Addition, Associative Property of Multiplication, Commutative Property of Addition, Commutative Property of Multiplication, Multiplicative Identity Property, Additive Identity Property, and Distributive Property.
Numeric Problem Set
A worksheet for students to do independently, in pairs, or with teacher support to reinforce Properties of Numbers.
Word Problem Set
An extension workpage for students to think critically about the Properties of Numbers and explain their mathematical thinking. Student responses to these questions could be shared with partners in order to facilitate math discussion in the classroom.
Poster Instructions and Rubric
This project can be done in class with the whole group or as an extension. It can also be sent home. The rubric makes for easy grading.
Memory Match (large cards)
Use these cards for students to first match each expression with the property, then student groups or pairs play Memory Match.
Memorty Match (small cards)
This smaller version of the cards can be sent home for students to practice matching expressions and properties.